PCRG Staff

Ernie Hogan, Executive Director

Alyssa Lyon, Manager of Community Outreach and Member Engagement

Alix Levy, Research Analyst

Chris Sandvig, Director of Policy

Moneika Daniels, Media & Events Coordinator

Vacant, Policy Coordinator

Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization

Brittany Reno, Executive Director

Washington Citywide Development Corporation

Christy Bean Rowing, Executive Director

AmeriCorps VISTAs

Jala Johnson, Capacity VISTA

PCRG staff e-mail addresses follow this format: FirstInitialLastName@pcrg.org. For example, John Smith’s email would be JSmith@pcrg.org.


PCRG Staff

Ernie Hogan, Executive Director

Work Areas - Fundraising, Relationship Management, Member Development

Work Background - Real Estate Finance & Development, Licensed Real Estate Agent, Community Development, Commercial Lending

Education - B.A. Business Administration and Economic Finance Management, SUNY Buffalo; Certified Housing Counselor, National Board of Housing Counselors



Alyssa Lyon, Manager of Engagement

Work Areas - Membership Engagement, Communications

Work Background - Youth organizing, community outreach, historic preservation, fundraising, vacant property reclamation, public/media relations, strategic planning & community development

Education - M.S. Public Management, Carnegie Mellon University; B.A Communications & Africana studies, Africana & Leadership studies certificates, University of Pittsburgh




Chris Sandvig, Director of Policy

Chris Sandvig

Work Areas - GoBurgh, Communications, Policy

Work Background - Transit and Regional Policy, Capital Asset Management, Business Development

Education - M.S. Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University; B.S. Industrial Engineering, Penn State





 Moneika Daniels, Media & Events Coordinator

Untitled-design-2Work Areas – Development, Media Relations, Communications, Marketing, and Event Planning

Work Background – Non-profit Unicorn, Social services,  Race & Gender Equity

Education – A.S.B. Criminal Justice, Point Park University; Certified Health Unit Coordinator   

Email - m.daniels@pcrg.org 


   Alix Levy, Research Analyst

Canva Alex 2Work Areas - Policy, Research

Work Background - Research Analysis

Education - MPIA in International Political Economy from GSPIA, University of Pittsburgh; B.A. in Political Science, Political Theory, and Women’s Studies.




Brittany Reno, Executive Director, Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization

Untitled-design-2Program - Reimagining Communities Initiative

Work Background - Community Organizing, Community Development

Education - B.A., University of Pittsburgh

Email - brittany@sharpsburgneighborhood.org



Christy Bean Rowing, Executive Director, Washington Citywide Development Corporation

Untitled-design-2Program - Reimagining Communities Initiative

Work Background - Human and Social Services, Judicial System

Education - B.A. West Virginia University, M.A. in City Management, University of New Haven

Email - crowing@pcrg.org



AmeriCorps VISTAs

Jala Johnson, Capacity VISTA

Untitled-design-2Program  – AmeriCorps VISTA

Work Background -

Education  -

Email - johnsonj@pcrg.org

Vacant, VISTA Leader

Untitled-design-2Program - 

Work Background - 

Education -

Email -