Tracy Vesely has enjoyed service in public sector finance and policy for 23 years – currently serving as the Director of Finance for the City of Hayward, CA.  Prior to her current appointment, she was the Director of Finance for the City of San Leandro, CA and Budget Manager for the City of Berkeley – as well as working for the California Judiciary as a senior program manager and for a Kern County, CA as a senior budget analyst.  Ms. Vesely’s experience encompasses most aspects of public finance and policy – including operating and capital program budgeting and forecasting, fiscal and legislative policy, debt and treasury operations, and labor negotiations.

Ms. Vesely holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Arizona State University and recently completed the Harvard Kennedy School Senior Executives in State and Local Government program.  Tracy is currently the President of the League of California Cities Fiscal Department and sits on the League’s Revenue and Taxation Policy Committee, as well as the Government Finance Officers Association Committee on Economic Development and Capital Planning.