Matthew R. Gergely is a lifelong resident of the Mon Valley. Having been raised in McKeesport and White Oak, Matthew graduated from McKeesport Area High School in 1998. He attended the IndianaUniversity of Pennsylvania, graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communication with afocus on Business.
Matthew and his wife Holly lived in White Oak for a short time before purchasing their current home in McKeesport, where they reside with sons Mason (13) and
Jerrett (9), and a lively Bernese Mountain dog named Monty. The Gergely family is active in the McKeesport Shared Ministry: Beulah Park United Methodist
“As lifelong McKeesporters, Holly and I are proud to be raising our sons in this community – keeping them active in local sports, student organizations, and
volunteer events,” he said. Matthew currently is employed as the Chief Revenue Officer for the City of
McKeesport. He previously served the community as City Administrator and as the school district’s Business Manager. As president of the Regional History &
Heritage Center and a member of the Housing Authority board – both located in McKeesport – Matthew values giving back to his community. He has been a
member of the McKeesport Democratic Committee and the Allegheny County Democratic Committee for many years. Matthew was introduced to politics and public service in the 1980s – volunteering as a youth alongside family and friends who served as Mayor, City Council,McKeesport Area School Directors, and various state offices.