Kristin Baum

Manager, Finance

Kristin joined the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission in 2002. As the Manager of Finance, Kristin is responsible for managing our organization’s finances, procurement process, and directing the preparation and implementation of contracts and agreements. Additionally, she manages the administration of our organization’s grants, compliance processes, funding requests, and the annual budget. Kristin has a thorough understanding of our organization’s programs. Prior to working in the finance department, she spent many years working in our Information and Data department. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology/Geography from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master’s degree in Geography/Mapping Sciences from Kent State University.