Open Connections

  • Board of Directors October 2017

Al Pizzica

Board Member, Vice-Chair

Albert J. Pizzica is currently the CEO of AP Executive Management, a full-service healthcare management and consulting company. AP Executive Management brings financial rigor and extensive business acumen to small and medium size medical practices with the goal of not letting them lose their family feel. Al has also been an adjunct professor of Systems and Design Thinking at the Executive MBA program at the Villanova School of Business since 2012.


Al has 20 years of experience in strategy, management and operations in high technology fields both in the U.S. and internationally. This includes nuclear reactor and submarine operations in the U.S Navy, aseptic lyophilized pharmaceutical manufacturing operations, electric space propulsion, and unmanned aircraft systems. Al has extensive experience helping small technology startups as well as consulting for large Fortune 500 organizations.


Al is married to Meghan and is a parent of two youth, both of whom attend Open Connections. Al is excited to be serve Open Connections on the Board of Directors and on the Finance Committee.


Al holds a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Cornell University, graduated from the U.S. Navy Nuclear Power School, and holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Villanova University.