University of Pittsburgh
June 24, 2009

Stephen R. Tritch, Nominated as New Pitt Board Chair, Available Following Board of Trustees Meeting June 26

Contact:  412-624-4147

PITTSBURGH-The University of Pittsburgh will hold a media availability with Stephen R. Tritch, who has been nominated as the new chair of Pitt's Board of Trustees, on Friday, June 26, in the Lower Lounge of the William Pitt Union (WPU) immediately following the Board of Trustee's Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting will begin at 10:15 a.m. in the Assembly Room of the WPU; the media availability will be held at approximately 12:15 p.m. A Pitt trustee, Tritch is chair of Westinghouse Electric Company.

Pitt Chancellor Mark A. Nordenberg also will be available for comment.