Alan Piciacchio, a 1985 Farrell High School graduate, was recently promoted by IBM to the prestigious technical executive position of Distinguished Engineer. Company officials said Alan’s promotion was prompted by his insightful analytics, patent portfolio, and his impacts on IBM’s most important global clients. Alan graduated from Penn State in 1989 and 1991, with bachelor’s and master’s degrees, respectively. He attended Penn State Shenango for three semesters.
Alan grew up on Bond Street and now lives in Beacon, N.Y., with his wife, Dawn, his son, Justin, and daughter, Vanessa.