Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Advancement Staff

Tom Pappalardo is the vice president for advancement and marketing. He is a graduate of Barrington College (B.A.) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (M.S.). Tom joined the Seminary administration in 2007.
412-924-1378

   
Carolyn Cranston '99, director of alumnae/i and church relations, has served as an administrator since 2000. She is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania (B.S.) and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (M.Div.). Carolyn is ordained as Minister of Word and Sacrament in the PC(USA) and serves as a part-time associate pastor at Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church.
412-924-1375

 
   
Nancy Hammond provides administrative assistance to the vice president for advancement and marketing. She joined the staff in 1984 and assumed her present position in 2000.
412-924-1376
   
Amanda Kile, senior development officer, joined the institutional advancement staff in 2009. She earned her bachelor’s from the University of Pittsburgh.
412-924-1422
   

Connie Gundry Tappy, coordinator of development services, joined the advancement staff in 2009 and has served as project administrator of the Seminary-sponsored Zeitah Excavations since 1999. She earned her bachelor’s in religious studies from Westmont College and her master's in theological studies from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
412-924-1386