The Pennsylvania Association of Intermediate Units (PAIU) is a nonprofit organization representing Pennsylvania’s twenty-nine regional educational service agencies known as intermediate units. PAIU promotes educational and operational collaboration; leverages partnerships and resources; facilitates communication on educational practice and public policy; and advocates on behalf of intermediate units to expand high quality services to students, schools and communities.
View the PAIU brochure to learn about IUs.
The Association is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of the 29 Intermediate Units that operate in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
President: Dr. Shawn Kovac, Tuscarora IU 11
President-Elect: Dr. Andria Saia, Capital Area IU 15
Treasurer: Dr. Greg Koons, Carbon Lehigh IU 21
Secretary: Dr. Robert Scherrer, Allegheny IU 3
Immediate Past President: Dr. Don Martin, Intermediate Unit 1
PAIU is a member of the Association of Educational Service Agencies (AESA), a professional organization serving educational service agencies (ESAs) in 45 states including Pennsylvania.
PAIU collaborates with a variety of state agencies and other nonprofit associations that support public education, including: