General Session & Annual Business Meeting
Hear remarks from Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler, and Incoming GFOA President Laura Allen, CPFO, ICMA-CM. GFOA President Terri Velasquez, CPA, CPFO will preside over the session. Erica Dhawan will deliver the keynote address. Erica is an internationally recognized leading authority, speaker and advisor on 21st century teamwork, collaboration and innovation. Erica will share innovative strategies to unlock the collective power of teams, build a culture of trust across any distance that finance officers can use with peers, co-workers, and members of the public.
GFOA President, Budget Analyst III, Capital Budgeting, Maryland Department of Budget and Management
GFOA Past President, Finance Director, City of Aurora, CO
Mayor, City of Portland, OR