Ann Shawver, CPA
Ann is a certified public accountant with over twenty-five years of experience in public accounting, local government finance, consulting and higher education. She served five years in KPMG’s Roanoke office followed by twenty years with the City of Roanoke. She concluded her service there in 2014 as Director of Finance. Currently, Ann is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Radford University in the College of Business and Economics. She also serves as a consultant to local governments and non-profit organizations, offering a variety of financial services.
Ann holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from James Madison University and a Masters of Business Administration from Virginia Tech. Ann serves on GFOA’s committee on Economic Development and Capital Planning. Ann has conducted training and workshops for GFOA and the Virginia GFOA on a variety of local government finance topics and has published several articles in Government Finance Review. Ann is a past president of the Virginia GFOA.