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Voices from the real world

Meet Pittsburghers who see issues of diversity from varied perspectives

Diversity and minority business

Ron Hicks

President of the Three Rivers Business Alliance

Diversity and minority business

Dr. Julio Clavijo-Alvarez

Medical Doctor

Cars and the transportation issue

Gerardo Interiano

Head of Government Relations at Aurora Innovations

Cars and transportation issues

Bernie Klaja

Third generation mechanic

The education issue

Stacie Baur

Elementary school teacher

The education issue

Lyndsey Rozzi

Program manager at Pittsburgh Promise

The energy issue

Andrew Chabot

Senior Associate with BCI Technology Investments

The energy issue

Amy Bowan

Acting non-license operations training supervisor at Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station

The pay issue

Evan McCann

Engineer and Lyft driver

The pay issue

Larry Basilone

CEO of Basilone Executive Search

Entertainment and recreation

David 'Deacon' Jones

Head of security at Tequila Cowboy

Entertainment and recreation

Hans and Virginia Gruenert

Founders of Off the Wall Theater

Investing

Nathan Zurisko

Independent investor

Investing

Stephan Mueller

CEO and Managing Partner of Localize Capital

Investing

Simone Quinerly

Quinerly Financial Group, LLC

Health spending

Cindy Siebauer

Patient at Cleveland Clinic

Health spending

Daniel Asti

Independent pharmacist

Health spending

Jan Klein

Consultant for the Allegheny County Schools Health Insurance Consortium

Jobs and unemployment

Linda Topoleski

Allegheny Conference on Community Development, Vice President for Workforce Operations and Programs

Jobs and unemployment

Shelia Givens

UPMC Montefiore, Hospital Cleaner

Jobs and unemployment

Andrea Krueger

Pittsburgh Technology Council, Director of People and Culture Initiatives