Newsmaker: Ann Gerace
Noteworthy: Gerace will be honored Oct. 3 at Conservation Consultants Inc.'s Legacy Dinner recognizing her 25 years of service.
Residence: Mt. Washington
Family: Sons, Samuel, 50, and Tom, 41; daughters, Julie Doumont, 43, and Kristin Walton, 40
Occupation: Executive director of the nonprofit Conservation Consultants Inc., which advises homeowners and businesses on ways to make homes and facilities more sustainable.
Background: A former kindergarten teacher in the Baldwin Whitehall School District, Gerace started at CCI as an energy auditor in 1988.
Education: Gerace earned a bachelor's degree in liberal arts and elementary education from Allegheny College in Meadville in 1960 and a master's degree in public management from Carnegie Mellon University in 1996.
Quote: “After 25 years, I would like to wish the organization much success in the future. It would be my greatest hope to see the middle income increase their involvement in energy conservation efforts and green energy.”
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Beloved North Side gardener gets new truck, paid for by her neighbors
- Uber gains PUC approval to operate in most of Pa. for 2 years
- Propel school sends students home because of phone threat
- Medical examiner identifies man in Pleasant Hills police standoff as Justin Hay
- PennDOT says inbound Fort Pitt Tunnel will close around-the-clock this weekend
- Newsmaker: Laurie Sanders
- Psychiatrist: Man accused of setting Homestead fire not competent to stand trial
- Beaver County man arrested in 24-year-old Clinton County cold case
- Police stop car in Beltzhoover, find body in back seat
- Woman, 77, dies in Monroeville house fire
- Pa. police departments worry order on criminal seizures hurts bottom line