Anne Lewis

DEBRA L. CAPLAN is currently serving as an Executive-in-Residence at The Forbes Funds, where she advises nonprofits in governance and leadership. During her longstanding career as a leader in healthcare at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Allegheny Health Network (AHN), and more recently as Interim CEO of Partner4Work, Ms. Caplan has been a steadfast advocate for community health and workforce development and advancing women's leadership. This passion continues through her many nonprofit board affiliations, including currently chairing the JewishHealthcare Foundation Board and previously serving as WQED Board Chair and President of the Pittsburgh International Women's Forum. A graduate of Mount Holyoke College and Harvard Kennedy School, she has received numerous honors, including the YWCA Tribute to Women and the Pittsburgh Women of Influence Award.

Anne Lewis

As a business leader, Anne Lewis is Board Chair and co-owner of Oxford Development Company, one of Pittsburgh’s most prominent privately owned enterprises. Committed to the region, Anne gives back to the community though her work as a volunteer and member of various governing boards. She has been long supported the victims of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease.) In 2010, the ALS Association of Western Pennsylvania established the Anne Lewis Humanitarian Award Fund in honor of her achievements.

Anne is a tireless fundraiser for causes related to improving the lives of children and families and enhancing community assets. Currently, she is Chair of the Board for Point Park University and serves on the boards of United Way of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh Promise, the Pittsburgh Foundation, The Fred Rogers Company and Allies for Children. She has been commencement speaker and loyal supporter of her alma mater, Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College.




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