HARRISBURG, Pa. –  Bill Lynch sat back and laughed as he recalled Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett choosing him 17 months ago as Harrisburg’s state-appointed receiver.

“I had no idea when he named me how complex this would be,” Lynch said during an interview in the state finance building, across the street from the Pennsylvania capitol. “Even for me, who’s not a math person, the numbers part has not been the most difficult.”

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