Josie La Vita

Executive Director, Financial Planning Division
City of Toronto, Ontario

Josie La Vita is currently the Executive Director, Financial Planning Division for the City of Toronto. She has played the primary role in establishing the financial planning and management framework for the City. As Executive Director of Financial Planning Josie is responsible for multi-year budgeting process, policies and strategies that set a combined operating budget and 10-year capital plan of close to $45 billion and provides financial advice to senior management, Committees and Council while moving the City's financial planning management and accountability framework to a mature state of best practices.