Appointments Project

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Mayor William Peduto has partnered with UnitedWE and the City's Gender Equity Commission to launch the Appointments Project, an initiative to increase the number of women and women of color serving on the City of Pittsburgh's Boards, Authorities, and Commissions. Local community partners include the Chatham University Women's Institute, the Executive Women's Council, and Gwen's Girls.

Learn more in the press release announcing the initiative here. Read more on the national impact of the Appointments Project here.


Info Session

Upcoming overview info sessions will give attendees the tools they need to succeed on Boards, Authorities, and Commissions. To register for the virtual overview info sessions to be conducted via Zoom, please click the links below.


Apply to Serve the City of Pittsburgh

If you are interested in serving on a City of Pittsburgh Board, Authority, or Commissions, please fill out the application form here.

For a full list of Boards, Authorities, and Commissions, please click here and click "Boards, Authorities, and Commissions" in the left hand column.


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Chatham University Women's Institute Executive Women's Council Gwen's Girls