Sheryl Cohen

Sheryl Cohen

Sheryl brings extensive customer service, problem solving and administrative skills to the office. Her passion to give back to the community has driven her to volunteer in numerous capacities, from Girl Scout Leader to Council PTA President. She is interested in policies that protect and support the growth and enrichment of our youth.

Sheryl is a graduate of Penn State University and has two lovely daughters, both currently in college.

Stephanie Hardman

Stephanie Hardman

Stef has worked for the caucus for 11 years, and for 6 different (5 former) members; Rep. Miller being the 7th. She holds a B.A. in Mass Communications from Marymount University in Arlington, VA. She played lacrosse and basketball for the Saints. A point of emphasis in the body of work she performs for the Caucus lies within Labor policy and issues that affect the working class.

In addition to working for Rep. Miller, Stef also works for State Rep. Ed Gainey, who hails from the heart of the City of Pittsburgh in the 24th District.

Stef is a native Pennsylvanian from Harrisburg, and has a husband, Matt, and daughter, Zoe, age 11. She coaches Zoe’s basketball and lacrosse teams.

Kaija Nealon

Kaija brings to the office a strong writing background and passion for community involvement. She graduated from Ohio University in 2015 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Strategic Communication. During her time there, she developed her experience in customer service, event planning, and social media engagement.

Louise Larkin


Louise spent much of her professional life working in education, first as a teacher in inner-city Miami, then later as a special educator and college instructor here in Pittsburgh, before joining the office staff in September of 2016.  She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Miami in Coral Gables and later earned a graduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh.  Her interests include policies that will promote equity for all Americans, as well as policies which will improve the lives of children today and in the future.

Louise is a product of the Mt. Lebanon School District and is married to Brennen, a fellow Mt. Lebanon High School grad.  They have two children, a 21 year old daughter and 15 year old son.