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 2018 committee are:

  • Chair: Josh Malchow, Clerk/Adminstrator, Slayton*
  • Vice Chair: Chris Volkers, City Manager, Moorhead
  • Patrick Antonen, City Administrator, Circle Pines
  • Geralyn Barone, City Manager, Minnetonka
  • Sasha Bergman, Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Curt Boganey, City Manager, Brooklyn Center*
  • Sarah Brown, Treasury Analyst, St. Paul
  • Connie Buesgens, Councilmember, Columbia Heights
  • Tony Chladek, City Administrator, Rushford
  • Bill Coughlin, Councilmember, Burnsville
  • Bob Crawford, Mayor, Elko New Market
  • Emmanuel Emukah, Research Staff Attorney, League of Minnesota Cities
  • Anthony Fernandez, Councilmember, West St. Paul
  • Jason Gadd, Councilmember, Hopkins
  • Kelly Grinnell, Finance Director, Victoria
  • Shannon Guernsey, Executive Director, Minnesota NAHRO
  • Marshall Hallock, Administrative Business Director, Red Wing
  • Dana Hardie, Director of Administrative Services, Burnsville
  • Lisa Herbert, Finance Director, Rogers
  • Connie Holmes, Mayor, Waverly
  • Tom Lawell, City Administrator, Apple Valley
  • Melissa Lesch, Senior Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Dan Matejka, City Administrator, Goodview
  • Madeline Mitchell, Budget Analyst, St. Paul
  • Steve Nasby, City Administrator, Windom
  • Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
  • Noel Nix, Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Relations, St. Paul
  • Aaron Parrish, Assistant City Administrator, Rochester
  • Michelle Pietrick, Finance Director, South St. Paul
  • Gene Ranieri, Director Intergovernmental Relations, Minneapolis
  • Aaron Reeves, City Administrator, Cloquet
  • Paul Sandy, City Engineer, Brainerd
  • Jonathan Smith, Manager, Perham
  • Steve Stahmer, City Administrator, Rogers
  • Kurt Ulrich, City Administrator, Ramsey
  • Deb Wegeleben, Finance Director, Big Lake
  • Jim Weikum, Mayor, Biwabik
  • John Werner, Mayor, Rice Lake
  • Brad Wiersum, Mayor, Minnetonka*
  • ThaoMee Xiong, Director of Intergovernmental Relations, St. Paul
  • Nancy Zaworski, Finance Director, Kasson

*League Board of Directors Member