Leadership, Ethics, and Trust

Q&A with LaShea Lofton

Page from April 2021 issue of GFR

Decision-makers have to think about what leadership means to them, and to their organizations. LaShea Lofton, the deputy city manager and acting finance director for the City of Dayton, Ohio, has extensive experience in bringing a team together. GFOA’s Ryan Lawler talked to LaShea about her strategies for handling unexpected challenges, most recently the COVID-19 pandemic.