Kathryn Hewitt is the Treasurer of Harford County, Maryland.  In this position she manages all aspects of the finance office including accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, capital projects accounting, grant accounting, water and sewer billing and collections, investments, debt management, real and personal property tax billing and collection and tax sale.  She has specialized in the investment of public funds for over 25 years.  She is a former director of GFOA and is  President-Elect of MDGFOA.  She is also on the Advisory Board for the Maryland Local Government Investment Pool and the Certification Council for the CPFO professional designation.  Kathryn holds a BS from the University of Maryland in Business Education and a MBA concentration in Finance from Loyola University Maryland.  She is also a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Maryland, a Certified Cash Manager and a Certified Public Finance Officer.  She also sits on the Harford County Economic Development Advisory Board, the Spending Affordability Committee, the Route 40 Business Association and the Adequate Public Facilities Advisory Board.  She is a Trustee of the Sheriff’s Pension Plan, the Volunteer Firefighters Length of Service Awards Program and is Chairman of the Other Post-Employment Benefit Trust.