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Gerardine Luongo, Senior Director

Gerardine is a 30-year veteran of the nonprofit community where she has worked at all organizational levels including executive leadership, program management, program evaluation, and in senior development positions. Gerardine has worked with both domestic and international organizations and on a broad range of issues including homelessness, HIV-AIDS, child welfare, early childhood development, and international humanitarian aid. Her work has brought her to countries across Africa, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Afghanistan giving her tremendous insight into working within and across diverse cultures. Gerardine has secured and managed more than $17 million in US government funds and more than $2 million in grants from private foundations.

Gerardine also has served as adjunct faculty at the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work, Center for Child Welfare Training.