Connor Sites-Bowen

412.721.5171 cell

Pittsburgh, PA

Education and Credentials

Export and Incoterms Training Duquesne University SBDC, Pittsburgh, PA

February 2017

Continuing Education, Small Business Development Center, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Lean Leadership Training GENCO Logistics, Pittsburgh, PA

May 2015

Bachelor of Humanities and Arts in Creative Urbanism, CARNEGIE MELLON, PITTSBURGH, PA

May 2008

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

with study abroad at Sparta Institute, Sparta, Greece


Brigade Captain, Code for Pittsburgh

January 2016 - January 2018

  • Planned and coordinated 80+ events over two years.

  • Helped launch projects suggested by members - identified champions, marshalled resources.

  • Elevated and promoted new ideas and diverse voices.

  • Launched, a community-made map of all the now-gone landmarks which once dotted Pittsburgh's landscape.

Distributions and Inventory Manager, Global Links

June 2016 - October 2017

  • Coordinated shipment of medical supply surplus to 7+ countries in Central and South America, more than 35 shipping containers & $3M in annual shipments.

  • Managed an inventory of more than $4M in medical surplus goods & clinical and administrative furnishings.

  • Planned and supervised large-scale, large-impact volunteer events.

  • Administered the firm's Salesforce instance & interacted with our programming vendors.

  • Procured medical equipment across a range of needs, price points, and specialties.

  • Maintained accurate & up-to-date pricing for our 600+ medical product types.

  • Supervised Process Fellow and Pricing Fellow during Summer 2016.

Special Distributions Coordinator, Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

July 2012 – November 2015

  • Planned and coordinated 600+ large-scale food distributions (Produce to People), moving more than 12 million pounds of food and delivering 300,000 orders-to-families

  • Helped launch or relocate three Produce to People distributions over 18 month span.

  • Launched barcode sign-in system (PassCard) at the Fayette County Produce to People and the Greene County Produce to People.

  • Scouted, engaged, and coordinated spaces and partners for four Extra Special Distributions per year.

  • Planned and coordinated three years of the Meals for Minds school pantry distribution, and designed its most recent, streamlined iteration.

  • Upgraded planning systems from static documents to web-hosted, dynamic, team-focused planning sheets.

  • Maintained and updated computerized client database.

  • Assisted with Lean Six Sigma initiatives within the Food Bank, via community partner GENCO Logistics.

  • Supported multiple iterations of strategic planning at the Food Bank.


Assistant to the Production, TG Ventures

May 2014 - May 2015

  • Planned and executed the release of a 250+ page tabletop gaming rulebook, including all marketing and promotion.

  • Coordinated a crowdfunding campaign which raised more than 8800% of its stated goal, as part of the book release.

  • Ran Twitter campaign and website updates for the book.

Event Coordinator, Assemble

August 2011 – July 2012

  • Assisted community space for art and technology in hosting and scheduling revenue-generating events.


Special Distributions and Inventory Coordination Assistant // Public Ally, Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

september 2010 - june 2011

  • Planned and coordinated large-scale food distributions (Produce to People), twelve per month.

  • Received training in non-profit leadership through Public Allies, a nationally recognized Americorps program.

Professional Activities

Technow Conference 2017

Monroeville, PA. October 2017 (Speaker)

Annual local conference for technology use in the Nonprofit sector.


Code for America Summit 2016

Oakland California, November 2016

The fifth gathering of the larger Civic Technology universe, hosted by Code for America.


Food Sourcing and Operations Conference 2014, via Feeding America

St Louis, MO. August 2014 (Attendee)

Annual national conference for Food Bank operations staff.


TechNOW Conference 2013

Cranberry, PA October 2013 (Steering Committee & Attendee)

Annual local conference for technology use in the Nonprofit sector.


TechNOW Conference 2012

Robinson Township, PA October 2012 (Attendee)

Annual local conference for technology use in the Nonprofit sector.


Event Management

  • Oversight of 80+ volunteers

  • Management of crowds of 2500+

  • Coordination of large truck loading and unloading


  • Website Setup and Maintenance

  • Social Media Engagement (Facebook, Twitter, etc)

  • Crowdfunding Campaigns (Kickstarter, Indiegogo, etc)

  • Google Suite


  • Operating Systems: Windows, Apple, Linux, Android, iOS

  • Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Illustrator

  • Video Editing


  • System Administrator for a heavily customized instance of Salesforce, designed to manage inventory flows of donated medical product.

  • Familiarity with Conga, Gridbuddy, and other often-used Salesforce Apps.