CHAIR: Kimberly Olivares, Chief Performance Officer, City of Austin, Austin, TX

VICE-CHAIR: Jason Greene, Finance Director, Town of Surfside, Surfside, FL

Other Committee Members

Collin Boothe, Assistant Director of Finance, City of Conroe, TX

John H. Murphy, Chief Deputy Auditor, Saint Joseph County, IN

Christopher Forster, CPFO, MPA, CGFM, Director of Finance & Administration, Town of Bluffton, SC

Jodie Hartman, Director of Finance, City of Crystal Lake, IL

David Schmiedicke, Finance Director, City of Madison, WI

Diana Ramirez, Director, Equity Impact, Harris County - Department of Economic Equity & Opportunity, TX

Jo Ann Giddings, CPA, Deputy Director, Financial Administration, City of Aurora, CO

Angel Mumma, CPFO, Chief Financial Officer, Central Ohio Transit Authority

Michael K. Folkers, Director of Finance and Administration, Port of Grays Harbor, WA

Teresa T. Smith, CPA, CFRS Trustee, City of Charlotte, NC

Rhonda Cheatham, Chief, Management Operations, DC Government - OCFO

Ari J. Sky, Town Administrator, Town of Lakeville, MD

Li Zhang, CPFO, Deputy Executive Director/Chief Financial Officer, Transportation Authority of Marin, CA

Brian Kennedy, Chief Financial Officer, METRO, Portland, OR

Daphna E. Schwartz, Finance Director, City of Mebane, NC

John Hess, Asst. County Administrative Officer, County of Tulare, CA

Matt Efird, OMB Director, City of Greenville, SC

Lisa Bradford, Controller, City of Fishers, IN

Julie M. Wahlen, Finance Director/Treasurer, Town of Grand Chute, WI

Sarah Elizabeth Brown, Debt Manager, City of Saint Paul, MN

Swainson Hall, Procurement Director, Mecklenburg County, NC

Kevin Bain, Associate Debt Manager, City of Detroit, MI


Gregary Baird, President, Water Finance Research

Jay Jaso, Founder/CEO, Breeze Smartware LLC

Courtney Knight, Director, PFM Financial Advisors LLC

Phoebe S. Selden, Senior Vice President, Acacia Financial Group, Chicago, IL

Ashay Prabhu, Co-Founder Director, Assetic, Melbourne, Australia


Laura Allen, Town Manager, Berwyn Heights, MD

Margaret Moggia, Executive Manager of Finance, West Basin Municipal Water District, CA

GFOA Staff

Kyle Wedberg, Senior Manager, Research and Consulting, Chicago, IL

Galen McDonald, Federal Policy Associate, Federal Liaison Center, Washington, DC