Ed Harrington

Ed Harrington

Lecturer

Full-Time Faculty

Biography

Ed Harrington brings a wealth of practical experience to the program, where he teaches our Urban Public Finance class. His background includes serving as Controller for the City and County of San Francisco for about 17 years, working with a range of public leaders from 1991 to 2008. He was also the General Manager of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission. He has been active in many governmental and finance groups and currently is a board member and Treasurer of both Greenpeace International and SPUR, a Bay Area urban policy think-tank and civic group.

Experience
Controller, City and County of San Francisco
General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Board member & treasurer, Greenpeace International
Board member & treasurer, San Francisco Planning & Urban Research