Pittsburgh – August 20, 2014 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that Shareholder Stanley J. Parker was elected to serve as the president of the Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Board of Directors.

As president of the board, Parker will work closely with the Board and staff to strengthen the Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon as an organization. He will work with the CEO on short-term and long-term development within the strategic plan across all events and community service initiatives.

Parker is a shareholder in the firm’s Pittsburgh office, where he focuses his practice on litigation involving real estate, energy and natural resources, tax assessment and tax exemptions, landlords and tenants, construction litigation, class actions, product liability and banking litigation.

He earned his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Vermont.

About Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc.
Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that promotes the love of running by offering world-class running events and training opportunities while enhancing community involvement in fitness activities for a wide variety of ages and abilities. The organization offers various activities to foster the sport of running throughout the year, including the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half-Marathon, GNC Live Well Liberty Mile and EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. For more information, visit ThePittsburghMarathon.com.

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