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James Allan Wilkinson, American lawyer, healthcare executive. Bar: Pennsylvania, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania.


Wilkinson, James Allan was born on February 10, 1945 in Cumberland, Maryland, United States. Son of John Robinson and Dorothy Jane (Kelley) Wilkinson.


Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, 1967. Juris Doctor, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, 1978. Master of Arts, U Pittsburgh, 2001.


Legislation analyst Office of Management and Budget, Washington, 1972-1973. Deputy executive secretary Cost of Living Council, 1973-1974. Senior finance analyst United States Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1974-1982.

Partner Buchanan Ingersoll, 1982-1988. Executive vice president, general counsel Meritcare, 1988—2006. Senior vice president Culwell Health Inc., 1991—2001.

Executive director Society for Contemporary Craft, 2007—2009. Adjunct professor University Pittsburgh School Law, 1988-1991. Board directors Carlow University, since 2008.


Chairman Oversight Committee on Organ Transplantation, Pittsburgh, 1986—2010. Secretary-treasurer board directors Pittsburgh Symphony Society, 1986-1998, executive committee board directors, 1999-2002, 03—, vice-chairman, since 2003. Board directors We. Pennsylvania Committee Prevention of Child Abuse, 1987-1990, Comprehensive Safety Compliance, 1988-1991, Buchanan Ingersoll Professional Corporation, 1988-1990, Parental Stress Center, 1990-1994.

Secretary Ross Mountain Club, 1995-1998, 1999-2003, vice president, 1999-2001, president, 2001-2003. Executive committee board directors Carnegie Institute, 1997-2003, 05-07, secretary, 2005-2007, life trustee, since 2002. Executive committee board directors Carnegie Museum Natural History, 1997-2003, Andy Warhol Museum, since 1998, vice chair, 2004-2006, co-chair, 2006-2007, chair, 2007-2009.

Executive committee board directors Society for Contemporary Craft, 1999-1905, treasurer, 2000-2001, vice president, 2001-2002, president, 2002-2004. Board directors Craft Emergency Relief Fund, since 2003, treasurer, 2003-2005, vice chair, 2006-2008, chair, since 2008. Sr 160 committee Alternative Dispute Resolution Pennsylvania State Government Commission, since 2008.

Member Audubon Society Southwestern Pennsylvania (treasurer 1996-2000), Allegheny Land Trust (board member 2004-2008), Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council (board directors since 2008).


Married Elizabeth Susanne Quinlan, April 14, 1973. 1 child, Kathryn Barrett.