Staff Member: Mr. Allyn Pytel
Mr. Allyn Pytel
Al retired in 2017 from Keybank where he was the Chief Technology Officer and EVP of Enterprise Technology Services. He was responsible for day-to-day delivery of corporate technology services including data centers, voice/data networks, end user computing, application and testing support, business continuity and corporate crisis management, as well as assisting in the development of architecture/technology strategy.
Al has more than 37 years of leadership experience in the financial services industry. His career at Cleveland Trust began in 1980, where he held numerous operational leadership positions in technology, investment, client and banking services. In addition, Al also has led significant corporate-wide change initiatives, including banking system conversions, mergers, divestiture and acquisition activity, construction of regional operating centers and building/upgrades of data centers and large bank-wide system upgrades.
Al served as member of the Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Zoological Society and was active in local civic and professional organizations, largely focused on youth development. Al serves as a member of the Board for the All-Saints Credit Union. He also is a member of the Governance task force formed by Bishop Malesic for the group to address “Keeping the Faith, The future of Catholic Elementary Schools”.
In 1995, after returning from Albany in New York, he and his wife, Diane, along with their three sons joined the Assumption Parish Family. In 2019, Al was hired as the Business Manager at the Church of Assumption and Assumption Academy in Broadview Heights. Al and his wife, Diane, reside in Seven Hills in the house his father built, and he grew up.