Michael J. Testa, a cum laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, has over three decades of experience in the Information Technology industry. Specializing in IT Consulting and Recruiting, he also has a strong background in banking, manufacturing, distribution, and public utilities. Testa’s previous employers include Top 500 companies BNY Mellon and ThermoFisher Scientific, as well as startup firm, KCS Computer Services. In 1997, Testa decided to apply his extensive skillset to incorporate Testa Consulting Services and is known as “The Right Geek for the Job.” He has become a leader in the Industry and has twice been ranked as a Top 100 Fastest Growing Company in the Pittsburgh Business Times.
Testa Consulting Services, is a longstanding member of the Pittsburgh Technology Council and the TechServe Alliance. A former board member of TechServe Alliance and WQED (PBS), he is currently Secretary/Director of Membership, Member Benefits Committee Chair, of the Three River s Business Alliance, the LGBT Chamber of Commerce i n Pittsburgh. Testa has also served his community as the immediate past President of Equality Pennsylvania, raising millions of dollars and advancing inclusion and policy statewide. He proudly authored and published his personal coming out experience following a straight marriage with two sons. The book is titled, “When Opposites No Longer Attract,” and can be purchased through his personal website www.michaeljtesta.com.