Our speaker this April will be David Finoli. He will speaking on The History of Baseball in Western Pennsylvania, including the Altoona Mountain Citys, Altoona's lone major league team and the minor league teams that represented Altoona as well.
David Finoli is an author and sports historian who has written 25
books, mostly dealing with the history of sports in Western
Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Duquesne University in Pittsburgh where he received his Bachelor of Arts from the school in 1983. Originally from Greensburg, PA, Finoli now lives in nearby Monroeville with his wife Vivian and three children Cara, Matt and Tony. He is a 33- year veteran of Retail Management for various stores in the Pittsburgh area and is currently a Human Resources/Operations Manager for Kohl's Department Store.
This meeting is free and open to the public.