Assistant treasurer, Susan Gilbert, stayed positive despite struggles

Pitt’s assistant treasurer, Susan Gilbert, died Aug. 11, 2020, after an eight-year battle against breast cancer.

Gilbert joined Pitt as assistant treasurer in 2000. “Throughout her tenure,” noted Chief Financial Officer Hari Sastry in a remembrance, “she provided strategic oversight and effective management of the University's capital finance structure, banking and cash management policies/systems, and short-term investment management.”

Read a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette obituary