Debt Management

Members of the Debt Committee

CHAIR: Cindy Harris, Chief Financial Officer, Iowa Finance Authority

VICE-CHAIR: Nancy Feldman, Chief of Fiscal Services, Montgomery County, MD

Other Committee Members

Bobby, Fitzjohn, City of High Point, NC

Paul Chatalas, Director of Capital Markets, State of Illinois - GOMB

Noel J. Graczyk, Administrative Services Director, City of Chaska, MN

David Womack, Deputy Director, City of New York - Office of Management & Budget

Maria Runnels, Investor Relations Manager, City of Atlanta - Department of Finance

Richard S. Li, Principal Debt Management Specialist, State of Connecticut

LaGrieta Acheampong, Senior Budget Officer, Franklin County, OH

Jason Friess, Debt Manager, Arlington County Government, Arlington, VA

Jennifer Stevens, Assistant Financial Officer, City of Raleigh, NC

Nicole Griffith, CPFO, Assistant Director of Finance, City of Chesapeake, VA

Kim Garland, Great Lakes Water Authority, Detroit, MI

Glen Lee, Chief Financial Officer, Government of the District of Columbia, Washington, D.C.

Mark Pascarella, Director of Debt Management, Indiana Finance Authority, Indianapolis, IN

Nikolai Sklaroff, Capital Finance Director, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Rahat Huq, Senior Assistant City Attorney, City of Houston, TX

Joellen Lucas, Director, Debt Management, West Virginia State Treasurer's Office

Matthew Gierach, Debt Manager, City of Portland, OR

Kimberley J. Nichols, Deputy Director, State of Florida - Divison of Bond Finance

Anna Van Degna, Public Finance Director, City and County of San Francisco

Angela Price, Deputy Director of Finance, Howard County MD, Ellicott City, MD

Jessica Williams, Chief Financial Officer, City of Wichita Falls, Wichita Falls, TX

Barry W. Fick, Executive Director, Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority

Ronald Vaught, CPA CGMA, Controller, City of Portland, Oregon, Portland, Oregon


Angela M. Steeno, Senior Manager, Crowe LLP

Michael Imhoff, Managing Director, Stifel

Tom Kozlik, Head of Strategy and Credit, Hilltop Securities Inc., Dallas, TX

Jane Ridley, Senior Director and Sector Leader, S&P Global Ratings

Daniel Deaton, Nixon Peabody LLP, Los Angeles, CA


Kendel Taylor, Director, Department of Finance, City of Alexandria - Finance, VA

Diane Waldron, Comptroller, City of Bristol

GFOA Staff

Emily Brock, Director, Federal Liaison Center, Washington, D.C.

Jarron Brady, Policy Analyst, Federal Liaison Center, Washington, D.C.