Steelers exec to speak at roundtable

VIENNA – An executive from the Pittsburgh Steelers front office will speak to the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon March 6 at the Parkersburg Country Club.

Robert J. Tyler Jr., director of finance and CFO for the six-Super Bowl-winning Steelers, will be the final speaker in the 2013-14 roundtable season.

Tyler will talk about the state of the league and moving it forward. He will participate in a question-and-answer session at 7 p.m. March 5 in the McDonough Balcony at Marietta College. The Q&A is free and open to the public.

Tyler has been with the Steelers since 2007. His responsibilities include overseeing all financial and human resource operations and coordination of legal services. Tyler serves as one of the Steelers’ primary liaisons with the NFL league office.

Before joining the Steelers, Tyler was the executive director and CFO for a Pittsburgh law firm, which was preceded by work in one of the big four accounting firms. He has been a CPA since 1984. He earned a bachelor’s of science in business administration-accounting from Duquesne University in 1981.

The Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley is a non-partisan non-political educational organization formed in 1982 through a collaboration between the Business and Economics Department at Marietta College and business, civic and educational leaders.