For over 30 years Ed has been a noteworthy leader in the coffee space. With more than 30 years of experience, Ed was a pioneer in Specialty Coffee. Ed helped to establish the first specialty coffee cafes in Pittsburgh. Ed has consulted with Industry leaders, including Wal Mart and Dip N Dots, in assisting them with their own specialty coffee programs. Ed has also been active in other noteworthy endeavors. Ed founded a non-profit, Ananias Mission, that helped to bring Syrian Refugees to safety in North America. Ed has also helped to found schools in coffee communities in the developing world. Ed loves his faith and is committed to assisting others to grow in their faith and relationship with Jesus.