MaryLouise Bittner

MaryLouise BittnerMaryLouise Bittner

Director of Finance
mbittner@urbaninnovation21.org


MaryLouise Bittner is a financial, operational and consulting professional with more than 35 years of experience, focused in the local government and not-for-profit arenas. Ms. Bittner has also worked with for-profit companies in IT, financial services, design and food manufacturing.

Prior to this, MaryLouise worked at Every Child, Inc. as the Director of Finance and Goodwill Industries of Southwestern PA as the Government Budget Contract Manager. She has worked in several municipalities in Southwest PA holding positions as Manager, Director of Finance, Tax Collector and Systems Manager. MaryLouise also worked for the State of PA as a Peer-to-Peer Consultant in the DCED Technical Assistance to Municipalities program and as part of an Act 47 Recovery team reassessment.

MaryLouise also owns an internet-based business, www.MLBco.biz, in its 16th year and has pursued a career as a Spiritual Life Coach since 2006.

MaryLouise has her MPA (Master in Public Administration) in Public Management and Policy from the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs and BS from the University of Pittsburgh in Natural Science with concentrations in Mathematics and Psychology. MaryLouise has lived in the Pittsburgh area all of her life and has two sons, three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.