F.N.B. Corporation elects two to board
Mary Jo Dively serves as Vice President and General Counsel for Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), where she oversees domestic and international legal affairs, as well as the Information Security Office, Risk Management and Government Relations.
Ms. Dively has more than 34 years of experience as a nationally-recognized technology and corporate lawyer, having played a pivotal role in the drafting and enactment of cornerstone information technology laws.
Prior to joining CMU, Ms. Dively spent nearly two decades in private practice.
Notably, she was named one of the "Best Lawyers in America" in the Cyber Law category based on her accomplishments as head of the global Technology, Media and Communications Group for Reed Smith LLP, an elite international law firm headquartered in Pittsburgh.
Ms. Dively has also served local government through various appointments.
She received both a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science from the University of Kansas and her Juris Doctor degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Law.
Pamela Bena is a seasoned accounting and finance professional with more than 30 years of experience and has held senior accounting, audit and finance roles for large organizations in a range of industries, including commercial printing, industrial services, environmental health and safety, construction and banking.
A Certified Public Accountant, Ms. Bena is currently Vice President of Finance for Heeter Printing Company, Inc., a full-service commercial printing, direct mail and fulfillment services provider, where she is responsible for accounting, treasury management, and all human resources functions.
Previously, she served as a senior financial executive for organizations with global operations, where she oversaw strategic initiatives including establishing domestic and foreign subsidiaries and performing due diligence for potential acquisitions.
Ms. Bena received both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration from Duquesne University and has attended formal executive education programs at Harvard Business School and Carnegie Mellon University.
She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Financial Executives International.