TribLIVE

| Home


Weather Forecast
 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Steven Laubacher

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012
 

Noteworthy: Laubacher starts Monday as the executive director of the Irene Stacy Community Mental Health Center in Butler. He replaces Roger Kelly, who retired Feb. 3 after 39 years at the center. Linda Geibel, clinical director, has been serving as interim director.

Age: 64

Residence: Relocating from Muncie, Ind., to Butler

Background: Laubacher was executive director of Community & Family Services Inc. in Portland, Ind. Previously, he was the head of Trillium Family Solutions in Canton, Ohio.

Education: Earned a master's degree in public administration from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government in 1994; a doctorate in public policy from the University of Houston in 1990; a master's degree in sociology and psychology from Duquesne University in 1971; and a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Dayton in 1969.

Quote: "The thing I'm looking forward to most is getting to know the area and the people. We have a lot of challenges facing us, like all nonprofits do. My feeling is you have to go in and understand a place before you set objectives. I think we're all on the same page that it's time for a fresh look."

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Steelers to retire Joe Greene’s jersey number
  2. Takei to host Pittsburgh Pops ‘Sci-Fi’ concerts
  3. Western PA Wildcatz semipro football team chasing national title
  4. 30 cited for trespassing at union rally
  5. Steelers offensive linemen looking to build on strong 2013 finish
  6. Duquense teen to stand trial on charges he shot, killed unborn child
  7. Man to serve prison sentence for rock attack
  8. 2 sentenced for avoiding arrest after Steelers player was stabbed
  9. Pittsburgh braces for waves of marches, demonstrations this week
  10. Former IU4 director enters guilty plea to stealing from agency
  11. Shooting in Northview Heights leaves one man dead, another injured
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.