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HART CEO Leaving For Pittsburgh Job

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Katharine Eagan Kelleman

The CEO of the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority has been chosen as the new chief executive officer of the Port Authority of Allegheny County.

Katharine Eagan Kelleman signed a five-year contract with a base salary of $230,000.

She called the position "a public servant's dream come true," citing the region's revival and technology innovations such as testing self-driving vehicles.

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald said he expects Kelleman to be "a visionary for this agency."

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