Robert A. DeMichiei, '87, is a certified public accountant and serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of UPMC.
He has been named the 2018 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award, which honors alumni for their significant accomplishment in their careers and their commitment to Pitt-Johnstown. He will be honored at the annual Alumni Association Gala in April 2018.
DeMichiei majored in business economics at Pitt-Johnstown.
Before joining UPMC, a $17 billion health care provider and finance system with more than 30 academic, community and specialty hospitals, international and commercial operations, and an insurance division with over 3.2 million members, DeMichiei held various executive and management roles with the General Electric Company (GE) and Price Waterhouse in Pittsburgh.
Rob currently serves as the Finance Committee Chairman of the United Way of Allegheny County. He also serves on the Board of Directors of UPMC Hamot, UPMC Passavant and UPMC Susquehanna Hospitals, the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry Board of Directors and the Seton Hill University Board of Trustees.
Rob and his wife, Amy (a Pitt-Johnstown graduate), have four children and reside in Hampton Township, PA.