Milestone Centers, Inc. Names Greg Jena Director of Communications


G_Jena_2014Greg Jena has become the new Director of Communications for Milestone Centers Inc., a nonprofit organization based in Wilkinsburg serving people with behavioral health and intellectual disabilities in Western Pennsylvania since 1969. Jena began his duties to execute media relations and public relations strategies on July 7.

Jena comes to Milestones from Family Hospice & Palliative Care in Mt. Lebanon, where he served as manager of marketing and public relations. His 25-year background in communications includes media relations specialist for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and promotion/marketing director for KDKA News Radio 1020.

“We are thrilled to have a person of Greg’s experience and caliber working for Milestone,” said the agency’s CEO, Barbara Conniff.

A Pittsburgh native, Jena is a graduate of Duquesne University.

About Milestone Centers, Inc.

This year marks Milestone’s 45th anniversary in Allegheny County. The organization employs 475 and serves 2,700 adults through 26 programs, including behavioral health therapies, residential locations and multiple rehabilitation services. Milestone has office locations and service sites in Wilkinsburg, Penn Hills, Monroeville, McKeesport, Lawrenceville, Butler and Warren. For more information, visit and