At their November meeting, members of the Mon Valley Initiative’s board of directors elected directors and officers for 2017.
Eight directors were nominated by the 10 community development corporations that participate in the MVI coalition. They are:
In addition, five at-large directors were nominated by the MVI board nominating committee. These are the first at-large directors in MVI’s history:
Alberts and Bey are past members of the Homestead-area Economic Revitalization Corp.; Alberts is a current member of MVI’s Community Investment Fund Committee. Flaherty and Flynn are members of MVI’s CIF committee, while Wallace is a past member of the CIF committee and a current member of MVI’s Governance Committee.
All directors were elected unanimously, by acclamation, and begin serving in January.
MVI officers for 2017 include Dale J. Bizub (chair), Mary Carol Kennedy (vice chair), Alix Garlitz (secretary) and Barb LaFace (treasurer)