OBID Board of Directors

The OBID is managed by a Board of Directors made up of 31 individuals representing the various stakeholders of Oakland.

The OBID By-Laws ensure that all stakeholders of the OBID are equally represented on the Board, including owners of both large and small commercial properties, tenants (business owners), the educational and medical institutions, City of Pittsburgh government and neighborhood organizations. Board of Directors are elected by the OBID membership at large at the OBID Annual Meeting. Each Board member serves a three-year term, with Board officers serving one year terms, except for the Board Chair who serves a two year term. The OBID Board of Directors is served by various committees including: Executive, Finance and Governance Committees, as well as, Marketing,  Business Recruitment and Innovation Oakland Committees, to name a few.

2017 OBID Board of Directors:

Kelly McBroom, Chairman Dollar Bank
Adrienne Walnoha, 1st Vice-Chairperson Community Human Services
Ron Levick, 2nd Vice-Chairperson Strand Building/ IGA Market
John P. Krolicki, Treasurer UPMC
Kannu Sahni, Secretary University of Pittsburgh

Jeffrey Abramovitz, Entrepreneur
Joseph Bettinger, Hieber’s Pharmacy
Jasbir Bhangal, Prince of India
Jill Curry, Hilton Garden Inn
Molly Finnell, Murland Management, LLC
David Gancy, Red Oak Café
Michael Glasser, Medical Center Opticians
Janine Johnson, Hello Bistro/Eat’n Park Hospitality Group
Bruce Kraus, Councilman, City of Pittsburgh
Pete Leventis, Peter’s Pub
Justin Miller, Department of City Planning
Nathan Mitchell, Natural Choice Salon
Mark Musolino, Revv Oakland
Eugene N. Myers, UPMC/ University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Bryan Perry, Oakland Planning and Development Corp.
Henry Pyatt, Mayor’s Office
Larry Schiller, UPMC
Brandon Smith, Fuel and Fuddle
Paul A. Supowitz, University of Pittsburgh
Denissa Visconti, SkyVue Apartments
Phyllis Wechsler, Property Owner
Rand Werrin, Property Owner
John M. Wilds, Ph.D., Oakland Rotary
Andrew G. Wilson, Carlow University
Ting Yen, Sushi Fuku