David Erdman

Capital Finance Director, State of Wisconsin

David Erdman has been a member of the State of Wisconsin Capital Finance Office since 1994 and Director since 2015. During that time, Mr. Erdman has been responsible for the preparation, sale, issuance, disclosure, and compliance of nearly 300 State of Wisconsin bond/notes issues in aggregate par amount of nearly $45 billion.  The Capital Finance Office is responsible for all State bond/note issuances over seven different credits, development of State-level borrowing credits, Master Lease Program, Environmental Improvement Fund, and a venture capital fund of funds.  Prior to working at the State of Wisconsin Capital Finance Office, Mr. Erdman worked for five years assisting Wisconsin municipalities in securing loans from the State of Wisconsin Clean Water Fund. Mr. Erdman is currently Vice-Chair of the State Debt Management Network (SDMN) and member of GFOA’s Committee on Governmental Debt Management.  Mr. Erdman has a Public Administration/Political Science Degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.  Mr. Erdman is also Chair of the Utilities Committee and a volunteer Advanced Emergency Medical Technician for his hometown of Stoughton, Wisconsin.