CHAIR: Melanie Keeton, Assistant Finance Director, City of San Antonio, TX

VICE-CHAIR: Diane B. Allison, CPA, CGFO, Director of Business Services, Ascension Parish School Board, Donaldsonville, LA

Other Committee Members

Irma Ashworth, Finance Director, City of Mesa, AZ

Daniel Buffalo, Finance Director, City of Ukiah, CA

Ken Burke, Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller, Pinellas County, Clearwater, FL

Barbara A. Dameron, CPA, Director of Finance, City of Williamsburg, Williamsburg, VA

Jerry Durham, CPA, CGFM, CFE, Assistant Director, State of Tennessee - Comptroller, Nashville, TN

Kimberly Francisco, Controller, City of Rockville, Rockville, MD

Alisha Gamble, Finance Director, City of Flowery Branch, GA

Mark Gassaway, Finance Director, Clark County, WA

Melinda M. Gildart, CPA, MBA, Controller, Chicago Board of Education, Chicago, IL

Omar Gutierrez, VP of Administrative Services, Fresno City College, Fresno, CA

Susan Iverson, Finance Director, City of Lake Elmo

Adam Johnson, Finance Director, Scott County Community Development Agency, Shakopee, MN

Jacob Joyner, Financial Services Manager, City of Greenville, Greenville, NC

Sheri Larsen, Chief Deputy County Clerk, County of Douglas, Omaha, NE

Grace Martinez, Deputy Director of Finance & Accounting, City of San Jose, San Jose, CA

Tracie McCreary, Chief Technical Specialist, Ohio Auditor of State

Kela Pryor, Finance Director/Treasurer, City of Bressemer

Anthony Rousseau, Assistant Director, Finance/Controller, City of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX

Teresa Smith, Deputy Finance Director, City of Charlotte

Ember Strange, Finance Director, City of North Little Rock, AR

Cameron Van Noy, Financial Analyst-Lead, Travis County, TX

Erica Worley, Assistant Director - Financial Reporting, Ohio Public Employees Retirement System

Shakeel Yusuf, Comptroller, Fairfax County Public Schools, VA


Stephen W. Blann, CPA, CGFM, Principal, Rehmann, Grand Rapids, MI

John G. Hulsey, CGFM, Public Service Assistant, University of Georgia - C. Vinson Institute of Government, Gainesville, GA

James Ramsey, Partner, Eide Bailly

Ted Williamson, CPA, Partner, Rubin Brown LLP, St. Louis, MO


Laurie Brewer, Assistant City Manager, City of Georgetown, TX

Diane C. Reichard, Chief Financial Officer, City of Plant City, Plant City, FL

GFOA Staff

Todd Buikema, Assistant Director for Publications, Technical Services Center, GFOA

Michele Mark Levine, Director, Technical Services Center, GFOA