Sharonne R. Bonardi
Comptroller of Maryland
Sharonne R. Bonardi is the state’s first African-American deputy comptroller and leads the state tax collection agency, which has 1,100 employees and a budget of more than $100 million. The office generates more than $20 billion a year for the state.
Bonardi was also a founding board member of the Identity Theft Tax Refund Fraud Information Sharing and Analysis Center, a joint project of the IRS, state offices and corporate tax software vendors that saves the country tens of millions of dollars every year.
Bonardi is a Girls Empowerment Movement Angel and a board member with the Baltimore County chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc.