Margaret Moggia is the Executive Manager of Finance for West Basin Municipal Water District (District) and has oversight on accounting, treasury, debt management, procurement, and is currently developing a business outreach program to reach out to local and small businesses. Prior to the District, Margaret worked at Coopers & Lybrand as a staff associate to a supervising senior associate focusing primarily on governments and nonprofits.
Margaret earned her B.A in Economics from U.C Santa Barbara. She maintains her license as a certified public accountant (CPA) and has received her designation as a Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA). She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA).
Currently, Margaret serves as the Past President for California Society of Municipal Water District (CSMFO) and serves as the Chair of the Finance Committee, a member to Career Development Committee, the Program Committee and Membership Committee, and participated in the launch of CSMFO’s mentorship program. Margaret also served as the 2016-2017 President for the California Municipal Treasurers Association (CMTA), and currently serves as a member on the Membership and Conference Committee. Margaret is a member of Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and was elected to the Executive Board in May 2020 where she serves a 3-year term. She serves as an ex-officio to the Committee on Economic Development and Capital Planning and also serves on a representative on the CPFO committee. She also participates on the Mentorship Committee for the Women in Public Finance.