Advancing our region
Penn State Shenango engages passionate community leaders on the campus's Advisory Board to work together on building a better tomorrow. These powerful relationships are often mutually beneficial by providing incredible opportunities for our students while we work to prepare tomorrow's leaders with a strong academic backing.
Penn State Shenango's Advisory Board works closely with campus leadership to implement meaningful changes on campus and in our surrounding communities.
Penn State Shenango Advisory Board
Kathy Kwolek, President
Retired, Superintendent, Mohawk Area School District
Tom Roberts, 1st Vice President
Executive Director, Hope Center for Arts and Technology (HopeCAT)
Lizette Olsen, 2nd Vice President
Executive Director, AWARE, Inc.
Jo Anne Carrick, Secretary
Campus Director, Penn State Shenango
Development Director, JCL Development
Principal, Kepner-Tregoe, Inc.
Curriculum and Instruction Supervisor, Trumbull County Education Service Center
Lawrence County Board of Commissioners
President, Student Government Association (SGA)
Sourcing Manager – Vice President, PNC Financial Services
Chief Executive Officer, Primary Health Network
Administrator, The Orthopaedic Surgery Center
Director of Operations, Coates Car Care
Superintendent, New Castle Area School District
Penn State Shenango Faculty Senate
City Manager, City of Sharon
Director, Gannon University Small Business Development Corp.
President, Shenango Valley Urban League
Dr. Michael Jurenovich
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
President, PI&I Motor Express
Mercer County Board of Commissioners
Superintendent, Neshannock Township School District
Senior Director, Cattron Global
Dr. Ugti Patel-Ribarevski
General Dentist, Primary Health Network
Carl A. Sizer III
Chief Financial Officer, Primary Health Network
Magisterial District Judge
Publisher, The Herald
President, Shenango Alumni Society