Ari Sky

Chief Financial Officer
City of New Bedford, Massachusetts

Ari J. Sky was appointed Chief Financial Officer for the City of New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 2013.  A native of Portland, Maine, he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brandeis University and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the American University.  Prior to joining New Bedford, Mr. Sky served as the Director of Management & Budget for Fauquier County, Virginia, the budget officer for Loudoun County, Virginia, and as the Borough Manager for Yeadon, Pennsylvania.  He has been a member of the Government Finance Officers’ Association since 1997, having served as a member of the Committee on Governmental Budgeting & Fiscal Policy, the Committee on Retirement & Benefits Administration, and the Committee on Economic Development and Capital Planning.