Lee Ann Shortland, CPA

Director of Finance, City of Westerville, Ohio

Lee Ann Shortland, CPA

Lee Ann has served as Director of Finance for the City of Westerville for 12 years, with previous experience as the City of Westerville’s Electric Utility Finance Manager. Prior to public service, Lee Ann worked with a public accounting firm. Lee Ann holds a current license as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), with a Bachelor’s degree in Forensic Accounting and a degree in Accounting from Franklin University.

Lee Ann has been a GFOA member since 2009. She began serving on the GFOA Debt Committee in 2017, GFOA Transparency Taskforce in 2018 and has provided several years of service as a GFOA Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) reviewer.