Barbara Fava is a Managing Director with PFM Asset Management LLC. She
heads PFM’s treasury consulting practice and has worked with clients in
thirty-three states to improve the function and efficiency of treasury
operations and to improve investment performance.
Prior to joining PFM in 1989, Ms. Fava served as Deputy State Treasurer for
the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Director of the Bureau of Cash
Management and Investments. In these positions, she was directly
responsible for managing the Commonwealth’s $5 billion short-term
investment portfolio, coordinating cash flows for over 100 operating and
bond funds and managing the State’s banking relationships.
She is a frequent lecturer on banking, cash management and investment