Ward 1

John Bendel

Contact Information for Ward 1 Commissioner John Bendel


  • Resident: Arden Road
  • Spouse: Andrea
  • Children: three children


  • M.S. in public administration, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.S. in business Administration, St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Penn.

Professional Experience

  • Director of Community Investment for FHLBank Pittsburgh; worked with 300 banks to increase their lending to and investing in housing, community and economic development projects.
  • Previously worked at Mullin & Lonergan Associates, a planning, housing and community development consulting firm.

Volunteer Activity

  • Served on several statewide and regional boards and advisory groups.