To hear Patricia Beeson describe it, driving into Pittsburgh through the Fort Pitt tunnel is like stumbling upon some kind of hidden Brigadoon. When she arrived in the city in 1983 after driving across the country from her native Oregon, Beeson had Simon and Garfunkel’s on-​the-​road anthem “America” — complete with reference to Pittsburgh — cued up for…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading Dr. Patricia Beeson
John R. Price is president and CEO of Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh. He is a Rhodes Scholar, who earned advanced degrees in development economics and diplomatic history from Queens College at Oxford University. He is also a graduate of Harvard Law School. During the first Nixon Administration, Price succeeded the late…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading Professionals new to Pittsburgh
David P. Gibbons will become the president of UPMC Northwest, in Seneca, Venango County. He comes to western Pennsylvania from Voorhees, N.J., where he was vice president of operations for the Kennedy Health System’s three hospitals.Before joining Kennedy in 1997, he was director of managed care for the Visiting Nurses Association of Greater…

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2009
  • Sub Heading Professionals new to Pittsburgh
Ben Gordon sits in his sparse office, with its bright fluorescents, the textbooks on the shelf, the dry-​erase board smudged with equations and graphs.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading Orphaned at 15, this University of Pittsburgh student left the streets behind and became a Goldwater scholar
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