Adele B. Reiter has a Bachelor of Arts from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, a Juris Doctorate from Temple University School of Law, and is admitted to practice law in New York State. She began her career as an Assistant District Attorney in Bronx County, New York. Since moving to Hurley, New York in 1983, Adele has worked as the in-house counsel for a healthcare organization, in private practice, as Deputy Corporation Counsel for the City of Kingston, and prior to the formation of the Office of the County Executive, as Deputy Ulster County Treasurer. Upon the election of Ulster County's first County Executive, Michael P. Hein, Adele was appointed to serve as Deputy County Executive and Chief of Staff - positions which she held for the duration of the Hein administration. Adele has volunteered her time with the Ulster County Council of Girl Scouts, the Mental Health Association of Ulster County, Kingston Hospital Foundation, the Women’s Health and Fitness Expo and other local organizations. She currently resides in Hurley with her husband Paul.
The Comptroller has established a dedicated and highly qualified professional staff to serve the needs of UIster County's taxpayers.