Our Team


Consulting Partners
Advisory Group
Partners in Practice


Project Team


Anne Spray Kinney
Director, Research & Consulting Center – GFOA


Stephen Gauthier
Director, Technical Services Center – GFOA


Shayne Kavanagh
Senior Manager – GFOA


Mike Mucha
Senior Manager – GFOA


Dylan Gordon
Graduate Intern – GFOA


Christina Altmayer
Executive Director – First 5 Orange County


Mary McKeown-Moak
Consultant – Moak, Casey & Associates


Patrick Murphy
Professor of Politics – University of San Francisco


Allan R. Odden
Professor Emeritus, Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis – University of Wisconsin-Madison



Advisory Group


Art Tyler
Chief Operating Officer / Deputy Chancellor – Houston Community College


Charlie Ng
Vice Chancellor, Fiscal Services – San Bernardino Community College District


Christopher M. Mullin
Program Director, Policy Analysis – American Association of Community Colleges


Chris Steinhauser
Superintendent – Long Beach Unified School District


Christina Day
Budget Manager – Portland Community College


Claire Hertz
Chief Financial Officer – Beaverton School District


Debra Thompson
Vice Chancellor, Business Services – Maricopa Community College


Don Schlomann
Superintendent – Community Unit School District #303


Ginger Ostro
Budget & Grants Officer – Chicago Public Schools


Jami Van Ess
Vice President, Business & Administrative Services – Coconino Community College


Paul Soma
Chief Financial Officer / Chief Operating Officer – Traverse City Area Public Schools


Scott Price
Assistant Superintendent, Business Services – South Pasadena Unified School District


Tom Glaser
Senior Vice President, Administration & Treasury – College of DuPage


Partners in Practice

Our Partners in Practice is the pilot program we’ll be launching in the coming weeks. Once we select our partners in late July, you’ll be able to learn more about the partners on this page.

If you’d like to learn more about the pilot program and how you can apply to be involved, visit our Get Involved page.