The Barrow County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday night to name Rose K. Kisaalita of Athens as the county’s new Chief Financial Officer.
Kisaalita is the accounting administrator in the Finance Department of the Athens-Clarke County government. She also has a master’s degree and is a certified public accountant.
Her resume states she received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Makerere University in Uganda in 1979.
She received a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Georgia in 1994 and began her accounting career in 1995 in UGA’s Accounting Division, where she worked until late 1998.