Each year the department elects officers to oversee the work of the department and represent the department at the League's board of directors meetings and other League committees. The major activities of the League's fiscal officers department include:
- Offering networking opportunities and fostering professional development for finance and treasury professionals through a variety of training and services.
- Serving as a technical and advisory resource to the League as policy committee representatives.
- Providing technical assistance to the League for training programs, legislative analysis and research projects.
The League's fiscal officers department strives to provide its members with information to assist in providing high-quality service to cities and their citizens.
2018-2019 Department Officers
President – Drew Murrell, Finance Manager, San Francisco
First Vice President – Dawn Holm, Finance Director, Sacramento
Second Vice President – Roberta Raper, Administrative Services Director, West Sacramento
Director – Leyne Milstein, Assistant City Manager, Sacramento
Past President – Dennis Kauffman, Finance Director, Roseville
Appointed by the department president, each department has at least one representative on each of the League’s standing eight committees that can provide technical information to the committee as a whole to ensure that the department has a voice in the decision-making process, and make recommendations to the board of directors on legislative and policy issues.
Visit the League’s Policy Development webpage to view upcoming meeting information, listed committees, and meeting agendas.
2019 Policy Committee Representatives
Community Services – Stuart Schillinger, Deputy City Manager, Brisbane
Environmental Quality – Michael Solorza, Administrative Services Director, Pico Rivera
Governance, Transparency and Labor Relations – George Harris, Director of Administration, Rialto
Housing, Community & Economic Development – Eric Tsao, Director of Finance, Torrance
Public Safety – Rod Hill, City Controller/Treasurer, Whittier
Revenue & Taxation – Jim Zervis, Administrative Services Director, Shafter
Transportation, Communication & Public Works – Linda Hollinsworth, Finance Director/Treasurer, Hawaiian Gardens
For more information about the appointment process, please contact Meg Desmond.