Improving Fiscal Futures

This committee deals with policies on such issues as municipal financial management, property and other taxes, state aid programs, and financial reporting requirements.

Members of the 2017 committee are:

  • Chair: Lisa Herbert, Finance Director, Rogers
  • Vice Chair: Josh Malchow, Administrator-Clerk, Slayton
  • Geralyn Barone, City Manager, Minnetonka
  • Jeanette Behr, Research Attorney, LMC
  • Sasha Bergman, Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Bill Blonigan, Councilmember, Robbinsdale
  • Edward Cadman, Special Counsel, LMC
  • Bill Coughlin, Councilmember, Burnsville
  • Bob Crawford, Mayor, Elko New Market
  • Luke Fischer, Administrative Services Director, Plymouth
  • Jason Gadd, Councilmember, Hopkins
  • Marshall Hallock, Administrative Business Director, Red Wing
  • Luke Hellier, Councilmember, Lakeville
  • Suzanne Hilgert, Mayor, Olivia*
  • Noah Hobbs, Councilmember, Duluth
  • Connie Holmes, Mayor, Waverly
  • Heather Johnston, City Manager, Burnsville
  • Lynn Kissock, Mayor, Maple Lake*
  • Katie Knutson, Government Relations Manager, Saint Paul
  • Tom Lawell, City Administrator, Apple Valley
  • Melissa Lesch, Senior Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Don Lorsung, City Administrator, Isanti
  • Kristi Luger, City Manager, Excelsior
  • Brad Martens, City Administrator, Corcoran
  • Dan Matejka, City Administrator, Goodview
  • David McKnight, City Administrator, Farmington
  • Steve Nasby, City Administrator, Windom
  • Patty Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
  • Rod Otterness, City Administrator, Thief River Falls
  • Michelle Pietrick, Finance Director, South St. Paul
  • Dale Powers, Councilmember, Clear Lake
  • Michael Rietz, City Administrator, Barnesville
  • Donna Schmitt, Mayor, Columbia Heights
  • Marty Schultz, City Administrator, Alexandria
  • Mark Sievert, City Administrator, Lake City
  • Jonathan Smith, Manager, Perham
  • Michael Solomon, Treasurer, Saint Paul
  • Steve Stahmer, City Administrator, Rogers
  • Chris Tolbert, Councilmember, Saint Paul*
  • Kurtis Ulrich, City Administrator, Ramsey
  • Chris Volkers, City Manager, Moorhead
  • Deb Wegeleben, Finance Director, Big Lake
  • Jim Weikum, Mayor, Biwabik
  • Nancy Zaworski, Finance Director, Kasson
  • Jackie Zillmer, Assistant Finance Director, Columbia Heights

*League Board of Directors Member