The PEAL Center
Helping Families of Children with Disabilities and Special Health Care Needs
412-281-4404 (Pittsburgh)
215-567-6143 (Philadelphia)
866-950-1040 Toll Free
412-281-4409 TTY

About PEAL

Board of Directors

Dr. J. Kaye Cupples

Dr. J. Kaye Cupples, Treasurer
Dr. Cupples is currently employed by Point Park University as a Visiting Associate Professor of Special Education in the School of Arts and Sciences. Prior to accepting this position in the summer of 2008, he was employed by the Pittsburgh Public Schools for thirty-four years and enjoyed a career in the Program for Students with Exceptionalities. During the course of his career, he has worked professionally in the school district as a speech and language specialist, supervisor of special education, assistant director of special education, director of special education, and most recently as the Executive Director of Student Support Services and Special Education. He is an active member of a number of agency and community Boards including but not limited to the Watson Institute and the Education Advisory Board of Community College of Allegheny County.