Professional Services Administration

Cynthia L. O’Malley –Vice President and the Group Manager of the Professional Services Business Unit
412.788.1300 x 180, comalley@kta.com

Cindy O’Malley is Vice President and the Group Manager of the Professional Services Business Unit for KTA where she has been employed for more than 20 years. In this position she is responsible for administration and management of the Professional Services Departments.  Her direct involvement with consulting and laboratory services includes managing coating failure investigation services some of which involve litigation support and expert witness testimony. Under Cindy’s direction, consultants, scientists, chemists and research & development specialists provide clients with independent analyses of coatings problems and advance the industry’s understanding of the performance characteristics of protective coatings and abrasive media. Cindy is an SSPC Certified Protective Coatings Specialist, is currently serving as the chairman of ASTM D01.23 which is the subcommittee for chemical analysis of coatings, Vice-Chair of STG 04 on Surface Preparation for NACE International, Past-President of the Pittsburgh Society for Coatings Technology, and a regular lecturer on the application of analytical chemistry to paint and coating failures, and physical testing methods. Cindy is currently pursuing an Executive MBA from the University of Pittsburgh, holds a B.S. from Pennsylvania State University and is a member of KTA’s Fundraising and HealthierYou wellness committees.| Contact Me