Chatham University

Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

Joyce Gannon

Business Reporter, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Joyce Gannon

Joyce Gannon, a Pittsburgh native, began her journalism career at a daily newspaper in West Virginia where she earned her stripes covering everything from murders and fires to courthouse politics. She then spent several years at the Pittsburgh Business Times writing about the technology sector that emerged in the city following the collapse of the steel industry. She joined the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette as a business news copy editor and now writes about a diverse range of topics including local foundations, charitable giving, the local nonprofit sector, the Pittsburgh chemical industry, and women in business. Her work appears in the print edition and on the paper’s website, www.post-gazette.com. She holds a journalism degree from Penn State University.