Peirce College Elects Barbara Prutzman and Margaret McCausland, Esq. to Board of Trustees

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Peirce College Elects Barbara Prutzman and Margaret McCausland, Esq. to Board of Trustees

For Immediate Release

Philadelphia, June 30, 2008 - Peirce College has added Barbara Prutzman and Margaret McCausland, Esq. to its Board of Trustees.

"We are extremely proud to have these exceptional individuals join the Peirce board," said Arthur J. Lendo, Ph.D, President and Chief Executive Officer at Peirce College. "Their experience and leadership ability will be invaluable as we continue to provide practical, leading-edge education for working adult learners."

Margaret McCausland is a prominent Philadelphia region attorney. Prior to starting her own firm, she was a partner with Blank Rome LLP. McCausland was named to the list of "Pennsylvania Super Lawyers" five years in a row by Law and Politics magazine. In 2001, she was selected as one of 25 Women of Distinction by the Philadelphia Business Journal and the National Association of Women Business Owners.

Barbara Prutzman is an Information Technology consultant who works with Fortune 100 firms. During her career, she has held executive level IT positions with IBM, Campbell Soup, Scott Paper, and Aramark. Prutzman is a past recipient of the Leadership Recognition Award from the Network of Women in Computer Technology and McGraw Hill's Top 100 Women in Computing publication.

Peirce College offers bachelor's and associate degree programs in Business, Healthcare, Information Technology and Paralegal Studies. Peirce College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104 (phone: 267-284-5000). For more information about Peirce College, call 1.888.467.3472 or visit

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