Our mission is to advance ethical leaders and build leadership capacity in order to create a more connected and inclusive community.
Our vision is an inclusive community where people of all backgrounds and circumstances participate in making their community more livable for everyone.
Test your ideas; learn from the experience; build upon small successes.
Identify, develop, and leverage the strengths of others to reach shared goals.
Whole System Thinking
View problems holistically; identify the various individuals, organizations and institutions that hold a piece of the solution.
Develop strong, trusting relationships by listening authentically, appreciating differences, and finding common ground.
Engage leaders across all levels and sectors in the community; orchestrate the conflict inherent in different perspectives in order to produce innovation.
Identify what behaviors are essential to your success and what behaviors need to be shed in order to be successful in new leadership roles.
Recent Blog Posts
On Friday, February 22nd, 2019, I had the opportunity to sit in and observe a training seminar between Public Allies Pittsburgh and KEYS Service Corps. Public Allies Pittsburgh is an AmeriCorps program operated in partnership with Coro Pittsburgh and Public Allies...
On Saturday, February 2nd, I had the amazing opportunity to attend Coro Pittsburgh’s 20th Anniversary Gala and the MLK Leadership Awards. I had no idea what to expect before I arrived at the DoubleTree Downtown, especially since I had never attended a gala or awards...
Hello! My name is Iris Leverty. I am a 21 year old junior at Duquesne University, graduating in May 2020. I am originally from Severna Park, Maryland. I have experience in event coordination from working with Wedding Savvy this past summer and Event...