David S. Shapira '63

Board-Elected Trustee

Professional Affiliation Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President
Giant Eagle, Inc.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Educational Background Oberlin College, BA, 1963
Stanford University, MA,
Term of Board Service 2010-2016

David Shapira is the Chairman, CEO and President of Giant Eagle, Inc.  He is responsible for setting the strategic vision of Giant Eagle and its overall operations. Shapira, David

A native of Pittsburgh, Mr. Shapira received a B.A. in Economics from Oberlin College.  He furthered his education at Stanford University where he received an M.A. in Economics. 

In addition to his current duties at Giant Eagle, Mr. Shapira is involved in many charitable and philanthropic causes.  He currently is on the Board of Directors of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, Equitable Resources, Inc., Extra Mile Education Foundation, Hillel Academy of Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, the Pittsburgh Symphony, United Jewish Federation and the United Way of Allegheny County.  He is also a member of the Carnegie Mellon University Board of Trustees.

Mr. Shapira's interests include skiing, gardening, golfing, hiking and reading.  He and his wife reside in Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania.