Kirk Holbrook began his career at the University of Pittsburgh in 2018 as director of the Community Engagement Center (CEC) in the Hill District. Prior to this role, he enjoyed more than a decade in youth programming and educational advocacy.
As Director of the CEC in the Hill District, Holbrook is charged with facilitating relationships between the community and the university. His role is collaborative, seeking to connect with people across boundaries to develop community initiatives and partnerships. He works alongside community and university stakeholders to build bridges to opportunity and exposure in STEAM and Digital/Tech related fields.
Holbrook’s work spans generations and subject matter, and he has helped to serve over 500 youth and adults through STEAM and Digital/Tech programming at the CEC and across the Hill District.