In June 2016, the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh welcomed David Bluemling ’85 as new vice chair on its board of directors.
David is a partner at the Pittsburgh office of BKD CPAs & Advisors, one of the nation’s largest accounting and advisory firms. He specializes in both domestic and international tax and handles wealth transfer planning, including fiduciary representation for foundations, trusts and estates. He is a leader of the German-American Business Circle of Pittsburgh, an advocacy group for the city’s German-owned companies, and its German Executive Group. He is a past board director of CPAmerica International. He is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh, Foundation for IUP’s audit committee, and the IUP Business Advisory Council. He is also member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a past board advisor for the Baierl Family YMCA and YMCA Camp Kon-O-Kwee Spencer.audit committee and the IUP Business Advisory Council.