The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Name: PJ Gaynard Title: Associate Professor and Film Technician Program Coordinator Year joined CCAC: 2016 Courses currently teaching:Film ProductionCinematographyProduction ManagementSurvey of the Film Industry Most memorable CCAC experience:Our Film program finals every semester when everyone gets to show their films in a theater and know they are filmmmakers. Why I teach what I teach:I am in love with filmmaking. I love sharing my love for film and learning more about it! Something people might not know about me: I have seen the Rocky Horror Picture Show in a movie theater more than 300 times. I even proposed to my wife in the middle of a show while performing in it below the screen. Favorite quote: First you build the cage, then you live in it.