Board of Directors

Board Chair

Sherlyn Harrison, EdD

Early Childhood Administrator 

Pittsburgh Public Schools

Board Secretary

Ellen Martin

Tax Manager

Schneider Downs & Co., Inc.

Board Vice-Chair

Barbara Johnson, MA, MFA

Senior Director of Race and Gender Equity

Carlow University

Board Treasurer

Camille Mangham, Treasurer

Internal Audit


Allegra Battle

Communications Manager

Propel Schools

Michael Belgrove, MBA

Human Resource Manager

Jewish Family & Community Services

TaMara Howard, MBA

Vice President of Finances

ACTION-Housing, Inc.

Ayisha Morgan-Lee, Ed.D.

Founder, CEO & Artistic Director

Hill Dance Academy Theatre

Veronica Morgan-Lee, Ph.D.

Director of Fund Development

Hill Dance Academy Theatre

Beatena Milliones Nance

Human Resources Director

Allegheny Health Network

Mitchell T. (Mitch) Swain


Pittsburgh Arts Council

Courtney Williamson, Ph.D.




Administrative Staff


Leslie Anderson-Braswell

Ballet and Pointe

Michia Carmack

CM, Horton, Ballet, Modern

Joni Carroll

Jazz and Nutrition

Kaila Carter

CM, Ballet, Modern

Indira Cunningham

CM, Ballet, Modern, Fitness

Karen Hall

Fitness and Nutrition

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Bria Goldsmith