Kimberly Olivares

Title: 
Chief Performance Officer
Organization: 
City of Austin
Bio: 

Kimberly Olivares is the Chief Performance Officer for the City of Austin’s Office of Performance Management (OPM). The Office supports the City’s commitment to instill a culture of continuous learning and improvement throughout the organization. In that role, OPM is responsible for the City’s award-winning Managing for Results performance measurement and business planning program, performance based data analytics, organization wide strategic planning development and implementation, and a Lean Six Sigma based process improvement training academy and consulting service. Previously, she served as Deputy Budget Officer for the City where she managed the City’s $700 million per year capital improvements program finances, financial services information technology support team, and the Managing for Results program. She has also worked for the City of Southlake (TX) and City of Tampa (FL). Kimberly holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Public Affairs from the University of Texas – Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, and a Master of Business Administration from St. Edward’s University.