1444 Hillsdale Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
412-561-8900

Administration

1444 Hillsdale Avenue Suite 10
Pittsburgh PA 15216

Borough Manager – Benjamin Estell
412.561.8900
e-mail: bestell@boro.dormont.pa.us

The Borough Manager is responsible for a broad range of duties related to local government operations, including Planning, Budgeting, Zoning, Pension Administration, and Grant Administration. The Borough Manager’s contract can be found in the Online Documents section of this website, and here: Estell Employment Agreement 2016 – 2018.

Borough Solicitor – John Rushford, Cafardi Ferguson Wyrick Weis + Stotler llc
The Borough Solicitor is responsible for providing Council and staff with legal advise on all matters pertaining to the Borough.

Recreation/Community Affairs Director – Kristin Hullihen
412-561-8900 x227
 
Kristin Hullihen is responsible for the planning and implementation of Borough events large and small, including Dormont Day and the Street Fair. Additionally, she is the Borough’s main grant officer and conducts zoning reviews. In the absence of the Borough Manager, Kristin Hullihen is the Acting Borough Manager.
 
Fire Chief/Building and Code Enforcement Supervisor – Mat Davis
412-561-8900 x232
email: davis@boro.dormont.pa.us
 
Chief Davis is responsible for the personnel and operations of the Dormont Fire Department, as well as the administrative supervision of the Building and Code Enforcement Department.
 
Building Code Official/Code Enforcement Officer – Monica Dahlkemper
412.561.8900 x233
 
Clerk Supervisor/Open Records Officer – Vickie McGurk
412.561.8900 ext 229
Fax: 412-561-7805
email: vickie@boro.dormont.pa.us

Vickie McGurk has been the Borough Receptionist since 1990. As the receptionist she answers the majority of the phone calls received in the Borough Office.

Beyond the day to day activities, Vickie is also responsible for transcribing the minutes from the Council meetings, processing the majority of the risk management paperwork, most filing, coordinating the newsletter printing, and the details of other programs. Vickie is the Right to Know Officer. The Pennsylvania Office of Open Records link is www.openrecords.state.pa.us  Standard Right-To-Know Request Form (PDF)

Clerk/Receptionist – Abbey Hoetzlein and Dana Korbe
412.561.8900 ext 221 and 222

Bookkeeper – Sherri Pruce
412.561.8900 ext. 223
email: sherri@boro.dormont.pa.us
 

The bookkeeper is responsible for the efficient processing of all accounts payables and accounts receivables for the Borough. The bookkeeper also takes care of the payroll, monthly budget reports, and the monthly warrant lists. Sherri has been the Bookkeeper since 1994.

Engineer – Wayne McVicar
412-561-8900 ext. 231