Pitt Black MBA Network


PBAN (the organization) is an organization of black MBAs interested in strategic alliances and partnerships among each other, and between PBAN and the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business for the purpose of enhancing and building the prestige of the University’s MBA program. The growing success and prominence of PBAN will enhance and build the prestige of the Pitt MBA program and provide an incentive for future talented blacks to attend the program. 


Denise Hughey, President

Brandon Spires, Vice President of Administration, President-Elect

Aleta Richards, Vice President of Operations

Rosalie Joseph Myers, Treasurer

Ariel Hodge, Secretary

Tricina Cash, President Emeritus

General Members

Jacob Evans                                       

Alisa Gentry                   

Tracey Grace

Roxanne Dye Grimes

Kristen Hayes     

Robert Innis

John Weston            

Bruce Williams

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