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April 29, 2011 - LutheranSeniorlife presents, Excellence Is Ageless Gala

What: VIP Reception, Recepion, Silent Auction, Dinner and Awards

Where: Heinz Field, East Club Lounge

When: April 29, 2011

Honoree(s): Etta Cox

Presenting Sponsor(s): Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Gala Chairperson(s): Deborah L. Rice

Co-Chair(s): Committee Chairperson Laura S. Deklewa

Committee Members: Jane E. Bittcher, Gary A. Frantz, Patricia L. Kirkpatrick, Mary Jeanne Krob, MD., Lance A. Whiteman, Daniel E. Wille, Esq., Michele Steigerwald, Rev. Dr. Alden W. Trowberman

President(s): CEO David J, Fenoglietto

Invocation: Reverend Kurt F. Kusserow-Bishop, South Western Pennsylvania Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America BENEDICTION-The Reverend William B. Diehm, Pastor St. John of Highland Lutheran Church

Welcome: Deborah L. Rice

Speaker: David J. Fenoglietto

Catering: Aramark-Heinz Field

Sponsors: PLATINUM SPONSOR: The George H. Campbell, Lillian S. Campbell, and Mary S. Campbell Foundation GOLD SPONSORS: Accenture LLP, Allegheny Construction Group, Inc., Booz & Company, Burstin, Burstin & Franz, dck worldwide, LLC., Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc., Ernst & Yound, McKinsey & Company, Morrison Senior Living, Mullen, NexTier Bank, Oliver Wyman, United States Steel Corporation SILVER SPONSORS: ACMH Hospital, Butler Health System, Celerity, Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., Daniel R. Delaney, Esq., W. Alan Torrance, Jr., Esquire, Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C., (General Counsel for Lutheran SeniorLife), First Commonwealth Bank, Focus Marketing Support Services, Hefren-Tillotson, Heritage Valley Health System, KPMG LLP, Noelker and Hull Associates, Inc., ParenteBeard, LLC., PNC Wealth Management, Reed Smith, LLP

Attendance: Business

Attire: 450 + Guests

Board of Directors: LUTHERAN SENIORLIFE: Mark Trauman-Chairman, Jane E. Bittcher, Paul J. Bittler, Jr., Kelly R. Braun, Rev. Ronald A. Brown, Jeannette Christensen, Laura S. Deklewa, Rev. William B. Diehm, George D. Ehringer, Wayne Frazen, George E. Friedline, Kenneth C. Huber, MD, Marilyn D. Landis, Rev. David Saylor, Charles E. Snyder, Rev. Margaret Suhr-Barkley, Rec. Robbert Zimmerman FOUNDATION: Ronald J. Coombs-Chairperson, Jane E. Bittcher, Thomas E. Crowley, JD, Laura S. Deklewa, David J. Genoglietto, Gary A. FRantz, Patricia L. Kirkpatrick, Mary Jeanne Krob, MD, John K. Milne, Donald S. Shamey, Rev. Dr. Alden W. Towberman, Lance A. Whiteman, Daniel E. Wille, Esq.

Blacktie Photos by: Jill M. Kummer, Margaret Milliern

 LutheranSeniorlife presents, Excellence Is Ageless Gala
LutheranSeniorlife presents, Excellence Is Ageless Gala

Lutheran SeniorLife kicked off their 2011 Execellence Is Ageless Gala with with a fabulous cocktail reception and silent auction. Later that evening, the organization honored Pittsburgh Jazz Performer Extraordinaire Etta Cox with their Excellence Is Ageless award. Not only is she an outstanding vocalist, actress, educator, and certainly a person who exemplifies excellence is indeed ageless.

The Excellence is Ageless Award celebrates the spirit and vitality of individuals 55 years of age and older who have made significant contributions to the community through profession, service, philanthrophy or leadership. Excellence is Ageless Award recipients inspire others to be vibrant and productive.

Lutheran SeniorLife is western Pennsylvania's premier provider of senior living and health care communities. For over a century, our Christian faith-based ministry has been the cornerstone of our mission — helping seniors live a full and abundant life in a setting that promotes wellness and independence. In addition to what we believe are the finest residential and assisted living communities, Lutheran SeniorLife provides a comprehensive array of health and wellness services for seniors, including: home health care, rehabilitation services and this region's premier Alzheimer's care program.

For more information about Lutheran SeniorLife and the Excellence is Ageless Award, please log onto the website at:

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