Meet the Team

Rosamaria Cristello

Executive Director

Rosamaria Cristello is the Executive Director and Founder of the Latino Community Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Before launching the community center, Rosamaria directed the Latino Family Center under the Allegheny Intermediate Unit, which focuses on early childhood development. Rosamaria serves on several boards. She is the Co-Chair for the Immigrants & Internationals Advisory Council for the Allegheny County Department of Human Services, which was created to advance the Department’s vision of an accessible, culturally competent, human services system. She also serves on the board of the Office of Child Development under the University of Pittsburgh.


Originally from Guatemala, Rosamaria grew up in Arlington, Virginia and now resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. First to go to college in her family, she received her bachelor’s degrees in Environmental Regional Planning and Geographic Information Systems from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and her master’s degree in Public Administration through the Graduate School of Public & Internationals Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh.


Rosamaria was named one of Pittsburgh’s 40 Under 40 in 2016 and was the first recipient of the Barbara McNeese Spirit of Athena Award which provides free tuition to the CMU Women’s Leadership and Negotiation Academy.


Sofia Bermeo

Administrative Intern and Welcome Hub Coordinator

Sofia Bermeo is an Ecuador native who is new to the Pittsburgh area. With a background in economics & business management from ESPOL, she joins the Latino Community Center as the administrative intern. As part of her responsibilities with the LCC, Sofia helps to coordinate the Welcoming Hub! She loves dancing and traveling and looks forward to helping the Latino community of Pittsburgh thrive!


Meet the Board

Gisele Fetterman

(Board President)

Founder of Freestore 15104 & First Lady of Braddock, PA

Co-Founder of 412 Food Rescue and For Good Pgh


Selena Schmidt

(Board Vice President)

Community Engagement for PBS Kids


Alison Yonas

(Board Treasurer)

Vice President, Strategy and Development

Latino Community Credit Union


Carlos Torres

(Board Secretary)

Executive Director

City of Pittsburgh Commision on Human Relations


Flor de Abril Cameron


University of Pittsburgh

Daniel Conlon, Esq


Tucker Arensberg Law


Priscila Gonzalez

Community Member

Latino Community Center


Angelica Ocampo

Chief Executive Officer

World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh


Mariana Padias

Assistant General Counsel

United Steelworkers International Union


Katie Stoehr

Child Welfare Consultant


Louis Irizarry

Staff Accountant/HR Compliance

Bunting Graphics

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Pittsburgh, PA 15222




Phone Number: 412-335-7446

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Contact Us


212 9th Street, 6th Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15222




Phone Number: 412-335-7446

Copyright © 2017 Latino Community Center Pittsburgh