Merrill Shepherd King

Title: 
Finance Director
Organization: 
City of Minnetonka, MN
Bio: 

Merrill Shepherd King is the Finance Director and Treasurer of the City of Minnetonka, Minnesota, which is a suburb of 50,000 just west of Minneapolis. A graduate of Princeton University with a master’s degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs - University of Texas at Austin, Merrill has 23 years of experience in government finance at the municipal, county and state levels. In the past, she servesd as the chair of GFOA's Governmental Budgeting & Fiscal Policy Standing Committee and is currently is an ex-officio member to GFOA’s Economic Development and Capital Planning Standing Committee.