Rich Fitzgerald / Photo courtesy: John Heller, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Rich Fitzgerald / Photo courtesy: John Heller, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Rich Fitzgerald is County Executive of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

As County Executive of Allegheny County, Rich Fitzgerald is focused on economic development of the region and job creation and works with companies on a weekly basis to address the issues that are priorities to them in growing and being supported in the county.  That focus includes making our airport better, ensuring our public transit system is reliable and sustainable, and providing a climate where a skilled workforce is a key component of our growth.  Rich’s interest in making government more effective and efficient began with the consolidation of row offices when he was on Council, has expanded to include a top to bottom review of county departments and functions by the County Manager and direction to make changes to ensure that county government is responsive to taxpayers and protects their interests.

Rich is a member of the Remake Learning Council.

Rich Fitzgerald was last modified: September 14th, 2015 by The Sprout Fund