The Pittsburgh Foundation

James C. Roddey

James C. Roddey is the firm director of Baker Tilly, L.L.P. and was the first Chief Executive of Allegheny County from 2000 to 2004. Previously, he served as Chairman of the Port Authority Transit and Chairman of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority. In private industry, he was president or chairman of seven companies including Turner Communications Corporation and Rollins Communications Corporation. Roddey has held key leadership positions with many nonprofit organizations, including: President or Chairman of Three Rivers Arts Festival; Pittsburgh Public Theater; United Way of Allegheny County; Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta; and WQED Multimedia. He serves on the board of the Sarah Scaife Foundation.