Vincent J. Gastgeb joined the Commission in 2012 and was reappointed in 2022. He is employed as the Senior Vice-President of Corporate and Government Relations for the Allegheny County Airport Authority which maintains and operates Pittsburgh International Airport as well as Allegheny County Airport.
Vince is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and has over 30+ years in both the private sector as a sales and marketing professional and the public sector within Public Affairs. He is a Board Member for the Pennsylvania State Aviation Council, Military Affairs Council of Western PA and an appointed member through the Secretary of Commerce for the U.S. Commercial Service Western PA District Export Council. He was elected to four consecutive terms to the Allegheny County Council serving as a Councilman and ranking member for 14 years on the County's Budget & Finance Committee. He also served as a member of the Southwest Planning Commission regarding transportation planning in the early 2000's. He has heard over 100 Securities cases as a Commissioner and helped with the transition into the Banking and Securities department in 2014.
Mr. Gastgeb earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Pittsburgh and is a member of the University of Pittsburgh's Alumni Club. Mr. Gastgeb was appointed by two different Governor's and confirmed by the PA State Senate on two occasions. He and his wife reside in Bethel Park PA and is the parent of 4 adult children.