Committee On Treasury and Investment Management (TIM)

Money is one of the major assets of state and local government organizations and its management has never been more important. GFOA recognizes the importance of sound cash management practices, utilizing all dollars to increase capital. The Committee tracks new developments in cash management and develops best practices for government officials at all levels

Members of the Committee

  • CHAIR: Jennifer Cooperman, City Treasurer, City of Portland, OR
  • VICE CHAIR: Cheryl Pattelli, Director of Fiscal Services, City of Boulder, CO
  • Lunda Asmani, Assistant City Manager for Budget and Finance, City of Newton, KS
  • Randall Carlton, CFO, Contra Costa Transportation Authority, CA
  • Chad Cowan, Treasurer, City of Durham, NC
  • Chris Daniel, CIO, City of Albuquerque, NM
  • Amy Davis, Finance Director, Chatham County Board of Comissioners, GA
  • Janelle Edgar, Electronic Banking Officer, District of Columbia, DC
  • Allen Garman, Director of Treasury, Maryland Transportation Authority
  • Ed Hankins, Director, Treasury Office, Regional Municipality of York, Newmarket, Ontario 
  • Rafiu Ighile, Deputy Director, Howard County, Department of Finance, MD
  • Mary Christine Jackman, Director of Investments, State of Maryland
  • Stefan Jaskulak, Deputy CFO, DeKalb County, GA
  • Cory Kampf, F&CS Division Manager, Anoka County, MN
  • Michael Kennington, Chief Financial Officer, City of Mesa, AZ
  • Melody Marlowe, Chief Financial Services Officer, City of Gainesville, GA
  • Susan McCullen, Finance Director, Wake County, NC
  • James Nicholson, Director of Finance, City of Pataskala, OH
  • Gary Ometer, Chief Financial Officer, Virginia College Savings Plan, VA
  • Diana Truong Narahara, Deputy Finance Director, City of Burlingame, CA
  • Tammy Queen, City Treasurer, City of Kansas City, MO
  • Darrell Thomas, Assistant City Manager/COO, City of Weston, FL
  • William Underwood, Director of Financial Services, City of Oakland Park, FL
  • Scott Wright, Assistant Town Manager, Town of Avon, CO
  • Russell Yuen, Financial Analyst, Bay Area Toll Authority, Oakland, CA


  • Sofia Anastopoulos, Chandler Asset Management, Chicago, IL
  • Martin Cassell, CEO/Chief Investment Officer, Chandler Asset Management, CA
  • Tim Johnson, Managing Director, Piper Jaffray & Co., Minneapolis, MN
  • Scott McIntyre, Senior Vice President, FirstSouthwest Asset Management, TX
  • Terry McCall, President, Portfolio Services for Government, LLC, Gresham, OR


  • Pauline Marx, Chief Assistant Treasurer, City & County of San Francisco, CA

GFOA Staff

  • Mike Mucha, Director, Research and Consulting
  • Rob Roque, Technology Services Manager, GFOA – Research and Consulting Center, Chicago, IL