Research and Consulting

Katie Ludwig

Senior Manager

Katie Ludwig

Katie Ludwig joined GFOA in 2018. Her work is focused on helping local governments develop policies and procedures and implement systems to improve their efficiency and effectiveness and promote financial sustainability.   

 Prior to joining GFOA, Katie worked for four years at the Chicago Housing Authority, where she was responsible for the management and operations of the Housing Choice Voucher program.  She also worked for the City of Chicago for more than 13 years, serving in a variety of roles in the Office of Budget and Management, the Department of Housing, and the Chicago Public Library.  In all of these roles, Katie worked on projects to develop new programs, policies, and procedures.


  • B.A.,  Political Science and English, DePaul University
  • M.P.P., University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy

Chicago office

203 N. LaSalle St Suite 2700
Chicago, IL  60601
Phone:  (312) 977-9700
Fax:  (312) 977-4806
Direct:  (312) 977-9700

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