Elizabeth Pittelkow Kittner, CPA, CGMA, and CITP, is Controller for Litera Microsystems, an international technology company that helps people focus on what matters. Prior to Litera Microsystems, she served as Director of Accounting and Compliance at ArrowStream, Inc. Elizabeth began her career in Assurance at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
She is currently an officer of SaaSy Toastmasters in Chicago and has achieved Distinguished Toastmaster status, which is the highest level in Toastmasters.
Elizabeth teaches business ethics and communication classes nationwide, writes ethics and communication articles and blogs, and is an active volunteer with the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society. She has been recognized by CPA Practice Advisor as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting. She also represents CPA Practice Advisor's 40 Under 40 group as a thought leader.
Elizabeth is an active and volunteering alumna of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she earned degrees in accounting and finance from the College of Business, and enjoys volunteering and serving as a mentor to college undergraduates.