Phone: 412-466-9600 Ext. 7038


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Eric Harper

Mr. Harper is a team-oriented individual who advocates for children. Born in 1975 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania and a 1994 graduate of McKeesport Area High School, Mr. Harper was offered a full scholarship to attend the University of Cincinnati. He graduated from the College of Education with a Criminal Justice Degree with a minor in Psychology in 1999.

After graduation, Mr. Harper worked as a therapeutic specialist for the Arch Diocese of Greater Cincinnati's - St. Joseph Orphanage for two years. Returning to Pennsylvania in 2001, he began a career as a vocational counselor for The United States Department of Labor's - Pittsburgh Job Corps for several years. Following the Pittsburgh Job Corps, Mr Harper worked for several public schools within the Pittsburgh Public School System. 

The past ten years, Mr. Harper has dedicated his services to Duquesne Elementary School operating under several different job duties and titles, most recently as the Student Services Coordinator.

Mr. Harper is currently enrolled in postgraduate studies at Point Park University studying Administrative Education with a principal certification (K-12). His targeted graduation date is March 2021.