Executives-in-Residence Bios

Spring 2015

Head of IT Planning & Control, Duquesne Light Company

Dave Wolfe is the Head of IT Planning and Control at Duquesne Light Company. He is responsible for the strategic prioritization, coordination, and planning of the company’s technology programs and projects. Wolfe, who has more than 24 years of experience with Duquesne Light, is responsible for a $76 million dollar operating and capital technology budgets. He holds an MBA from Duquesne University and a BA degree in computer systems and accounting from Grove City College. Wolfe, an adjunct professor at Carlow University, teaches “Advances in IT and IT Management.” 

Spring 2014

Director, U.S. Commercial Service Pittsburgh

Lyn Doverspike is the director of the U.S. Commercial Service Pittsburgh office, part of a global network of offices in more than 100 major U.S. cities and in more than 70 countries housed abroad within U.S. Embassies and Consulates. The U.S. Commercial Service is the export promotion agency of the U.S. government serving under the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA). ITA works to improve the global business environment and helps U.S. organizations compete abroad.

Doverspike and her staff address the exporting needs of companies in 36 of the 67 counties of Pennsylvania, regularly providing assistance to companies in the form of export consulting, foreign market intelligence, overseas business-to-business matchmaking, advocacy, and commercial diplomacy.