Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1997 Representative 40 Republican
1998 Representative 40 Republican
1999 Representative 40 Republican
2000 Representative 40 Republican
2001 Representative 40 Republican
2002 Representative 40 Republican
2003 Representative 40 Republican
2004 Representative 40 Republican
2005 Representative 40 Republican
2006 Representative 40 Republican
2007 Representative 40 Republican
2008 Representative 40 Republican
2009 Representative 40 Republican
2010 Representative 40 Republican
2011 Representative 40 Republican
2012 Representative 40 Republican
2013 Representative 40 Republican
2014 Representative 40 Republican
2015 Representative 40 Republican
2016 Representative 40 Republican
2017 Representative 40 Republican
2018 Representative 40 Republican
Counties Allegheny, Washington

Biography

11/04/1958 -


MAHER, John A., III, a Representative from Allegheny and Washington Counties; born in New York City, New York County, NY, November 4, 1958; graduated, Carlisle High School; A.B., management science and accounting, Duke University; scholarship studies, Oxford University; fellowship studies, Australian Graduate School of Management; served, United States Navy; Certified Public Accountant (1983-present); founder, Maher Duessel; certified government financial manager; lecturer, International Symposium of Economic Crime, Cambridge University; guest instructor, Carnegie Mellon University, Heinz School; adjunct faculty member, Community College of Allegheny County; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in a Special Election on September 9, 1997 and Sworn-In, September 22, 1997; reelected to the House to serve 10 more consecutive terms; appointed, Select Committee on Alternatives for the Operation of the Philadelphia International Airport (2000); appointed, Select Committee on Toll Roads (2004-2005); appointed, Legislative Audit Advisory Commission (2005-2008; chair, 2007-2008); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Auditor General (2012); Commonwealth trustee, University of Pittsburgh (2014-2018); not a candidate for reelection to the House (2018).
 


Bibliography


Maher, John.  “The Housecall Makes a Comeback,” The Pennsylvania CPA Journal. Winter 1986.

Maher, John.  “Reporting on Solvency,” Mergers & Acquisitions Journal. September/October 1988.

Maher, John.  “Fair Cities,” The Economist. January 23, 1993.

Maher, John.  “Overview of Government Accounting,” Applying Government Accounting Principles. Matthew Bender & Co., July 1995.