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: Marion Gee, Asst Director of Finance - Public Utilities, San Antonio, TX
  • VICE CHAIR: John Strahlman, Senior Treasury Analyst, Metropolitan Pier & Exposition Authority, Chicago, IL
  • Sonia Andrews, Finance Manager, City of Peoria, AZ
  • Lunda Asmani, Assistant City Manager for Budget and Finance, City of Newton, KS
  • Jessica Brown-Linton, Assistant Finance Director, County of Durham, NC
  • Randall Carlton, CFO, Contra Costa Transportation Authority, CA
  • Jennifer Cooperman, City Treasurer, City of Portland, OR
  • Janelle Edgar, Electronic Banking Officer, District of Columbia, DC
  • Wasiu Fashina, CFO/Comptroller, County of Cook-Clerk of the Circuit Court, IL
  • 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
  • Susan Iverson, Director of Finance and Administrative Services, City of Arden Hills, MN
  • Mary Christine Jackman, Director of Investments, State of Maryland
  • Stefan Jaskulak, Deputy CFO, DeKalb County, GA
  • Cory Kampf, Finance Director, City of Brooklyn Park, 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
  • Cheryl Pattelli, Director of Finance, City of Boulder, CO
  • Tammy Queen, City Treasurer, City of Kansas City, MO
  • Darrell Thomas, Assistant City Manager/COO, City of Weston, FL
  • Kenneth Turner, CFO, City of Avondale Estates, GA
  • 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

Advisors

  • Sofia Anastopoulos, Principal, Public Funds Consulting, LLC, Chicago, IL
  • Martin Cassell, CEO/Chief Investment Officer, Chandler Asset Management, CA
  • Tim Johnson, Managing Director, Piper Jaffray & Co., Minneapolis, MN
  • Terry McCall, President, Portfolio Services for Government, LLC, Gresham, OR
  • Deanne Woodring, President, Government Portfolio Advisors, Portland, OR

Ex-Officios

  • David C. Olsen, Treasurer, City of Warwick, RI
  • Pauline Marx, Chief Assistant Treasurer, City & County of San Francisco, CA

GFOA Staff

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