Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Kathy Boockvar has served as Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania since January 5, 2019. In this role, Boockvar leads the Pennsylvania Department of State.
Boockvar is an attorney with an extensive background in public interest law and policy, election administration, and nonprofit healthcare administration, and has worked in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Most recently, she served as senior adviser to the governor on election modernization, leading and managing initiatives to improve security and technology in Pennsylvania’s elections and voting systems, in collaboration with federal, state, and county officials.