TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: David Janusek

David Janusek. Janusek participated in the Pittsburgh Marathon relay and set a goal of raising $10,000 to benefit animals with the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society. He vowed to let two Humane Society workers shave his head if he hit his goal, and he raised $10,030.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 11:40 p.m.
 

David Janusek

Noteworthy: Janusek participated in the Pittsburgh Marathon relay and set a goal of raising $10,000 to benefit animals with the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society. He vowed to let two Humane Society workers shave his head if he hit his goal, and he raised $10,030.

Age: 47

Residence: Baldwin Borough

Family: Dogs, Elvis, a 10-year-old basset hound; Buddy, an 8-year-old beabull; and Astro, a 1-year-old basset-Labrador retriever mix

Occupation: Executive director of the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society

Background: Janusek came to the Humane Society in 2010 from the American Diabetes Association's Western Pennsylvania chapter, where he was director for seven years.

Education: Bachelor's degree in journalism with a minor in public relations, University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown, 1989

Quote: “I'm going to stick to my word — it's going to the skin. It could have been worse, if this was a fundraising campaign we were doing in the winter. But I'll go with a sunburn rather than frostbite.”

— Chris Togneri

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Storm could drop 4-6 inches of snow on Pittsburgh area
  2. Grandview development plan inches ahead in Mt. Washington
  3. Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh doubles goal with $230M pledged in largest fundraiser
  4. Project to End Human Trafficking volunteers help Uganda
  5. Mt. Lebanon High School to sell its planetarium equipment
  6. Long-term solution for wastewater disposal eludes shale gas industry
  7. Newsmaker: John O’Brien
  8. Greenfield Bridge implosion to close Parkway between Christmas, New Year’s
  9. UPMC to debut organ transplant surgery outside Pittsburgh
  10. Man arrested in massive Homestead fire
  11. Missing Shaler man dealt with family losses