Peter Vercilla


Peter (he/him) is committed to nonprofit service and brings extensive management experience to support organizations though positive growth. As secretary and a finance and planning committee member for Gateway to the Arts, he later advised on the organization’s integration into the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. Peter was also an active committee member on the McCandless-Franklin Park Ambulance Authority board, and primary consultant to the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force (now Allies for Health & Well Being), helping them establish their in-house medical practice. He completed pre-med/biology and respiratory therapy undergraduate studies at Penn State University and the University of Akron, and holds a Master of Public Management from Carnegie Mellon University — majoring in finance with a concentration in strategic communications. A self-taught painter and photographer, Peter is a studio member of Radiant Hall. He continues to educate himself, particularly in abstract acrylic and oils, as a student at PCA&M and Touchstone Center for Crafts.

Board member since July 2023