South Arts 2022-2023 Board and Members 


Executive Board Members


Co-president: Jeanie Clayton Slater

Jeanie has been a member since 2019. She has always loved art and took the Tam O'Shanter art classes at the Carnegie Museum as a child. She attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh for visual communications and was a graphic designer for an art studio, hospital and university. She freelances now and loves using graphic design to create logos, newsletters, and custom invitations. As a recent empty nester, Jeanie now focuses her talents on painting abstract art using mixed media and has dabbled in watercolor. And she is an avid amateur photographer. Contact Jeanie: 

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Co-president: Tony Condello

Tony holds a wealth of experience. Tony attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and upon graduation, worked at the University of Pittsburgh. When he left the university he worked freelance, then taught at the Art Institute for eight years. Tony juggled two careers, while teaching at the Art Institute he also launched his own business in graphic design. His company created ads, brochures,catalogs, logos, websites and annual reports. Some of his clients were:  Alcoa, Duquesne Light, Carnegie Mellon University, The World Bank And Matthews International Corporation, just to name a few.

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Secretary: Pat Miyamoto

Pat has been a member of South Arts since 1995. She majored in art at Randolph Macon Women's College, and has been painting her whole life, even during her time living in Hawaii and Spain. Her achievements include numerous awards such as gold keys from Scholastic Magazine's annual art contest, acceptance into NYC's Art Student's League, and involvement in other local arts organizations. As Secretary, Pat collects group data and assists with exhibition preparations. 



Treasurer: Aleta Akhtar



Board Members


Friday Morning Painting Sessions – Tony Condello

Figure Drawing Liaison - Dale Gregg

Member Workshops - Cheryl Chivers

Galleria Show Co-organizers - Esther Waltz and Nancy Kenney

Website – Lorrie Barton

Membership and Social Media – Jeanie Slater



Past Presidents


Past President: Sue Denner

Sue developed a love for art at a young age, and began painting at age 14.  She grew up in Shadyside and took courses at what is now the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.  She continued to work on art throughout her life with a family and a career with the airlines, spending late hours sculpting and painting.  Mrs. Denner is now retired and is able to devote even more time to her art.  She primarily works with oil paint, but has also worked with watercolor, pen and ink, acrylics, sketching, and sculpting.   

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Past President: Steph Moraca

Steph has 20+ years of painting experience and works primarily with oil and acrylic mediums.  She paints realism landscapes of National Parks and golf courses, and paints portraits live at weddings and corporate events.  Mrs. Moraca received a B.A. in Studio Arts from the University of Pittsburgh in 2012.  Her award-winning landscape paintings are on display in private collections around the world. 
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2023 Current Membership - 59 Members 


Aleta Akhtar

Diana Alberter

Noel Baker

Alexander Baratta

Lorrie Barton

Keith Bastianini

Mia Bastolla

Jean Benson

Tony Bittner

Brittany Burch

Angie Candell

Mary Ann Carvlin

Cheryl Chivers -       @glassylady3180

Ann M. Cipriani
Grace Comisso -   @gracecomisso
Tony Condello -   @tony.condello.5
Ellen Conrad
Libby Dean

Nic Dedig
John DelMonte
Susan Denner
Josephine Dieterle
Linda Ehrlichman
Patty Fedor
Barbara Fisher
Samantha Giancolo -

Shirley Gottron

Adella Gregg

Arian Grzelka
Diana Heater

Josie Huffman

William Hunt 
Marge Johnston
Nancy Kenney
Margaret Kenney -   @margaretkenney
Mabel Lee

Wendy Mackin
Linda Mayor
Patrick McKenzie
Ruth McMillen

Pat Miyamoto

Ann O'Mara

Leah Oshea
Jen Parroccini
Chuck Percherke
Jan Pini
Dianne Polome
Sharon Riesmeyer
Nick Romeo   
Noell Romeo   

Norma Rowly
Johnathyn Simpson
Jeanie Slater -

David Sommers

Richard Sullivan

Esther Waltz
Sarah Warman
Christie Yimin

Where to Find Us...

Schoolhouse Art & History Center

Bethel Park Historical Society 

2600 South Park Road

Bethel Park, PA 15102


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Co-presidents Jeanie Slater and Tony Condello:

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