The Pittsburgh Foundation

Jill Ritchie Administrative Coordinator to the Program Department


Since 2008, Jill has provided administrative support to the senior vice president for Program and Policy and to the senior program officer for health and human services. She also serves as the primary contact for all discretionary grantmaking, medical research grants and 100 Percent Pittsburgh program inquiries as they move through the Foundation’s review process.

Jill is a graduate of Point Park University, with a bachelor’s degree in environmental protection science. Before joining the Foundation, she was an administrator for the University of Pittsburgh at the Hillman Cancer Center, where she supported multiple researchers and laboratories. Jill also worked for The Abreon Group as a quality assurance specialist reviewing and editing software training materials for clients in the medical field. Her past volunteer experience includes serving as a board member of the Sewickley Township Public Library. Jill resides in Westmoreland County with her husband and daughter. She enjoys spending time in the mountains, hiking and camping.