Dawn Irvine continues to enjoy her lifelong commitment to public service. After serving in the United States Air Force, Dawn migrated to municipal government where she has specialized in budgeting, pol­icy and operational analysis, strategic planning and civic engagement. In her tenure with three Arizona cities, Dawn has successfully developed processes and systems that streamline operations, engage stakeholders, and improve decision-making. She currently serves as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget in Gilbert, AZ, where she manages a $447 million budget, and represents the town on various state and regional boards. Dawn has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Phoenix, management certifications from Arizona State University and the University of Arizona, and is finishing a Master in Administration from Northern Arizona University. In addition, she has been active with the International City/County Management Association, and serves on the executive board of the Arizona City/County Management Association.