Financial Administrator

Elaine Ehalt

Director of Finance


Elaine is responsible for the financial management of the Eye & Ear Foundation. She manages the various funds held at the foundation and reports financial performance to management, the departments, and the Board of Directors. Elaine is charged with monitoring the budget, preparing financial statements, processing gifts, accounts receivables and payables.  She oversees the audit and tax functions in coordination with an outside firm.

Elaine received a BS degree in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University. She began her career as an accountant with Joseph Horne Company. Before obtaining her position at the Foundation, Elaine’s vast accounting experience includes a controller position for Grant Fashions, a subsidiary for Oxford Development., a business manager for the University of Pittsburgh’s Dental School, a financial analyst for Western Psychiatric Institute, and an accountant for the Concept Group.