Board Members

The Economic Growth Connection of Westmoreland (EGC) is a private, non-profit economic development corporation formed in January 2000. The EGC is membership based and governed by a board of directors.

EGCW Board Members



Chad Amond Kyle Metsger
Agile Space Industries
Peter Cooper
Cooper Trading Inc.
Jennifer Miele
Billboards on Wheels of Pittsburgh.
Jason Corna
Edgewater Realty
Walter J. Moorhead
Product Evaluation Systems, Inc.
Dr. Mary Finger
Seton Hill University
Michael Pauly
Ventana USA
Lisa Frederick
Unity Printing
Mike Pearce
F.N.B. Corporation
Brian Fritz
Independence Health System
Dr. Gennaro Piraino, Jr. 
Superintendent Franklin Regional School District
Dr. Robert Gregerson
University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg
Jason Rigone
Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation
Carl Heller, Jr.
Cleaveland Price
Randy Roadman
Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County
Kevin Jansma
PNC Bank
Jim Sammarone
Citizens Bank
Dr. Matthew W. Jones
Superintendent Jeannette City School District
D. Ross Saunders
Dollar Bank
Kristen Kaib
Somerset Trust Company
Dr. Kevin Snider
Penn State University New Kensington
Ed Kilkeary, Sr.
L.J. Aviation
Scott A. Tarabek
Elliott Group
John Kline
Mid Penn Bank
Fr. Paul Taylor
Saint Vincent College
Nancy Kukovich
Adelphoi Education, Inc.
Stacey Winfield
S&T Bank
Ralph Liberatore
Three Rivers Orthopaedic & Spine Products Inc.
Joseph F. Wolf
Powerex, Inc.
Dr. Robert Mayfield

Executive Committee

Chairman Michael Pauly
Vice Chairman Peter Cooper
Secretary Dr. Tuesday Stanley
Treasurer Jason Rigone
At Large Member Kristen Kaib
At Large Member Dr. Gennaro Piraino
At Large Member Stacey Winfield
*President & CEO James L. Smith
*Assistant Secretary George App
*Assistant Secretary Kyle Martin


James J. Conte
Phone: 724-539-3511
Fax: 724-539-3527

1004 Ligonier Street
Latrobe, PA  15650