Why I'm a Finance Officer

We must come together as a profession to make sure the next generation understands what a rewarding career public finance can be. We must also help our local governments by providing the best practices, tools, and strategies for recruiting, retaining, and developing our future leaders.

Why are you a finance officer?

GFOA members are encouraged to enter their personal story or upload a short video explaining why you are a finance officer. Responses can explain influential revelations, moments, or people who have influenced their career journey into public finance.