Staff and Board

Light of Life is led by caring individuals who are committed to building disciples for the Kingdom of God among the poor, addicted and needy.


Our dedicated staff works tirelessly to bring help and hope to homeless and hurting men, women and children in the greater Pittsburgh area.

Jerrel T. Gilliam

Executive Director

Doug Smith

Director of Development

Sherry Rorison

Director of Programs

Board of Directors

Glenn Graner

K & L Gates – Former CFO/COO, Current Senior Advisor

William Wolfe

Hundred Acres Manor – CFO

Richard L. Roadarmel

Retired CFO, Genco 

Rebecca Fatica

Citizens Bank
– Vice President, Business Development Officer

Board Members

Gash Abebe


Stephanie L. Herring

Dollar Bank
Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Canton, Ohio Regions
– Vice President, Human Resources

Rita Huckle

-National Sales Director

Jody Johnson
Edwin J. Kairis, MD, MMM

Senior Medical Director
Gateway Health

Ralph Miller, MD

Director, Systemwide Division of Urology
Allegheny Health Network

Rhonda Moore Johnson, MD, MPH

Senior Medical Director
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield 

Leonard Petrancosta

Sysco – Retired President (July 2011)
Peak Performance Management – COO 

Donald Tucker

Allegheny Center Alliance Church
– Pastor of Worship Ministries

David Wilke

Wilke & Associates, LLP, CPA’s
– Managing Partner

Honorary Board Members

Donald L. Foster

Manor Associates

Tunch Ilkin

South Hills Bible Chapel
– Director of Men’s Ministries

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Your donation will give the men, women and children served at Light of Life a chance at a brand-new life.


Your donation makes a difference in the lives of families in Pittsburgh.


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