TribLIVE

| News


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

Newsmaker: Steven B. Shivak

Steven B. Shivak was appointed this summer to serve on the board of directors for the Spina Bifida Association of Western Pennsylvania. He is the current president for the SMC Business Councils and its for-profit subsidiary, SMC Insurance.
Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, 10:20 p.m.
 

StevenB. Shivak

Noteworthy: Appointed this summer to serve on the board of directors for the Spina Bifida Association of Western Pennsylvania

Age: 48

Residence: Franklin Park

Family: Wife, Jody; children, Sarah, 9, and Alex, 6

Education: Bachelor's degree in public relations from Illinois State University; master's of science degree from Robert Morris University

Occupation: President of the SMC Business Councils and its for-profit subsidiary, SMC Insurance Agency, providing leadership for both organizations and a staff of 20

Background: Formerly served as executive director for the American Diabetes Association of Western Pennsylvania and the Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group. He was vice president of operations for the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

Quote: “So many nonprofits don't have a lot of local ties, but here, parents, children, extended families — they're included in everything we do. This group is actually doing something for Pittsburgh, delivering a hands-on touch to directly make a difference in the lives of people affected by spina bifida. That's something powerful I wanted to be a part of.”

— Megan Harris

Add Megan Harris to your Google+ circles.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Contempt citation sought by state against Highmark for alleged violation of deal with UPMC
  2. VA promotion for administrator stuns legislator
  3. Canadians more fearful, aware after ‘very rare’ attack in Ottawa
  4. Peduto, Harris compromise on $1.6M for North Side community center
  5. Newsmaker: Mary Barkhymer
  6. Prosecutors say cyanide-death defendant Ferrante tested toxin on mice to gauge effect on human
  7. Allegheny County Council members outspend expense accounts
  8. Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office asked to prosecute case alleging assault of Allegheny County assistant district attorney
  9. Police arrest 8, cite more than 2 dozen after riots in Morgantown
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.