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: Tammy Queen, Deputy Director of Finance, City of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
  • VICE-CHAIR: Cory Kampf, Division Manager, County of Anoka, Anoka, MN
  • Lunda Asmani, CPFO, Director of Management and Budgets, City of Norwalk, Norwalk, CT
  • Chris Daniel, CIO, City of Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM
  • Amy J. Davis, Finance Director, County of Chatham, Savannah, GA
  • Andrew Durket, Treasurer, St. Louis County, Clayton, MO
  • Doug Farmen, CPA, CFO, City of Centennial, Centennial, CO
  • Jimmy Forbis, CPFO, Finance Director, City of Gilroy, Gilroy, CA
  • Allen Garman, Director of Treasury Management, Maryland Transportation Authority - MDTA, Baltimore, MD
  • Edward Hankins, MBA, CMA, CPA, Director, Treasury Office, Regional Municipality of York, Newmarket, ON
  • Rafiu O. Ighile, Chief Business and Technology Officer, Howard County Public Schools, Ellicott City, MD
  • Yiannis Kalaitzidis, CPA, Accounting Supervisor, City of Peoria, Peoria, AZ
  • Linda Catherine Le, Administrative Services Director, City of Murrieta, Murrieta, CA
  • Gary Ometer, Chief Financial Officer, Virginia College Savings Plan, Richmond, VA
  • John Orwa, Director of Finance, Town of Taber, Taber, AB
  • Tom Paolicelli, Chief Deputy Treasurer, County of San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • Mickie L Pearsall, Deputy Director of Finance, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, Milwaukee, WI
  • Mark Romito, Director of Finance, Township of Upper St. Clair, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Courtney C. Sladek, Director of Finance, City of El Campo, El Campo, TX
  • Darrel L. Thomas, Assistant City Manager/CFO, City of Weston, Weston, FL
  • Ronita R. Wade, Treasurer/Finance Director, City of Selma, Selma, AL


  • Martin Cassell, CEO & Chief Investment Officer, Chandler Asset Management, San Diego, CA
  • Damien Grant, Vice President, Multi-Bank Securities, Southfield, MI
  • Scott McIntyre, Senior Portfolio Manager, Managing Director, Hilltop Securities, Inc., Austin, TX
  • Brigid O'Callaghan, Corporate Banking Division Manager, U.S. Bank, Portland, OR
  • Paulina Woo, Director, PFM Asset Management LLC, Chandler, AZ


  • Debby Cherney, Deputy General Manager, Eastern Municipal Water District, Perris, CA
  • Gary Donaldson, CTP, Chief Financial Officer, Orange County, Hillsborough, NC

GFOA Staff