Richard G. Jewell


Richard Jewell

Richard G. Jewell was appointed to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board by the Pennsylvania Speaker of the House, Representative Mike Turzai, to a two-year term in June 2015.
Prior to his position with the Board, Mr. Jewell served as President of Grove City College from 2003 to 2014, retiring as President Emeritus. He is also a graduate of that school and earlier served for many years on its Board of Trustees.
During his years as President, he also served on the Governor's Advisory Council on Privatization and Innovation and the Board of the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania.  
Mr. Jewell is also a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Law, and has worked in the private sector including Partner/Vice President/Director of Navigant Consulting and its predecessor Peterson Consulting in Pittsburgh, Operating V.P. and later President of Pittsburgh Applied Research Corp., Exec. V.P. of the University of Pittsburgh Trust, and a practicing attorney with both Harbison-Walker Refactories and Wayman, Irvin, Trushel & McAuley Law Firm, both in Pittsburgh.
Mr. Jewell also served in the U.S. Army and resides in Bethel Park.