Steve Kreklow

Office of Performance, Strategy & Budget, Milwaukee County Department of Administrative Services

Steve Kreklow is currently the Director of Milwaukee County’s Office of Performance, Strategy and Budget where he is responsible management of the County’s $1 billion annual budget, development of the five-year capital plan, long-term financial planning and performance management.  Steve has over twenty-five years of experience in financial management at all levels of government.  In addition to his experience at Milwaukee County, Steve’s experience includes positions with the City of Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, the Government Finance Officers Association and the United States Office of Personnel Management.  Steve teaches Budgeting for Local Government Professionals for the UW-Milwaukee Master of Public Administration program and spends his free time coaching youth sports and enjoying time with his wife, six children and two grandchildren.