Champions of Change
Esther L. Bush serves as the President and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh which was recently ranked as one of the nation’s top performing affiliates. Ms. Bush was appointed by Governors to serve on entities such as the PA State Board of Education, Law Enforcement and Community Relations Task Force, and the Governor’s Commission on Academic Standards. Ms. Bush has worked as a high school teacher, college administrator, corporate consultant, and executive at Urban League affiliates in New York (Staten Island and Manhattan branches), Hartford, and Pittsburgh. Ms. Bush holds a B.S. from Morgan State University, M.S. from Johns Hopkins University, and Honorary Doctorate degrees from University of Hartford, Carlow University, and Allegheny College.