Watson Institute appoints new trustee

Sunday, August 4, 2019 | 6:00 AM


John Schmitt, CPA, was recently appointed to the board of trustees of the Watson Institute.

The Watson Institute provides special education and supportive services for children with special needs, reaching more than 1,300 children each year from twelve counties and more than 70 school districts in Pennsylvania.

Prior to accepting his position on the board of trustees at the Watson Institute, Schmitt served as a non-trustee member of the Investment Committee for more than two years.

Schmitt is the vice president of financial reporting/analysis and corporate development at Calgon Carbon Corp. In his role, he oversees Calgon Carbon’s global capital spending, its financial reporting and analysis group, as well as the company’s corporate development function.