Persad Center

Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

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Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS-impacted Communities

Interim Executive Director

We are please to introduce our new Interim Executive Director, Carlos Torres!

Carlos Torres at his deskWe are pleased to introduce our new Interim Executive Director, Carlos Torres!

Carlos is the former Executive Director of the City of Pittsburgh Human Relations Commission. Prior to that, he worked in the AIDS service organization field as a trainer and program manager. Carlos has a Master in Public Administration and is a ten year US Army veteran.

President of the Board, Marty Healey, said, "We are thrilled to have someone with Carlos's credentials, position in the community, and character to lead and represent PERSAD Center, its employees, and our clients." 

Carlos brings a wealth of knowledge to PERSAD Center, and we are greatly looking forward to working alongside him.