The Pittsburgh Foundation

Claudette R. Lewis

Claudette R. Lewis currently serves as interim President and CEO of NEED. Previously she was Special Assistant to the Director, Allegheny County Department of Human Services, where she was responsible for the implementation of Change Management processes during the consolidation of the agency. She has spent the past 20 years spearheading important social causes for several nonprofit organizations: the Episcopal Urban Caucus in Washington, DC; the Connecticut Interfaith Housing Coalition in Hartford, Conn.; and the Housing Authority's HOPE VI Project in New Haven, Conn. Lewis is married to Rev. Dr. Harold Lewis, the rector of Calvary Episcopal Church in Shadyside.