School of Governmental Finance Committee (SOGF)

The School of Governmental Finance Committee develops and presents seminars each November at various locations throughout Florida. The School of Governmental Finance is designed to enhance the technical and professional expertise of the Association's members by providing educational training as well as allowing for the exchange of information with their respective peers. The committee coordinates its activities with the Conference Program committee to ensure compatibility of seminars and to broaden the common coverage of subjects.

Jennifer Desrosiers
Utility Business Manager
City of North Port
6440 W Price Blvd
North Port, FL34291
(941) 240-8000

Board Liaison
:Nicole Gasparri

Committee Members:
Kimberly Ferrell, Leon County
Eddy Castaneda, Moore, Stephens, Lovelace, PA
Catherine Colwell, City of Holly Hill
Cecilia Guerrero, Broward County Public Schools
Julio Lacayo Jr., City of Jacksonville
Sharon Harding, City of Miramar
Olga Rabel, Sumter County
Ann Marie Ricardi, City of Naples
Elizabeth Walter-Ebersole, South Florida Regional Transportation Authority
Christine Tenney, City of Ft. Myers
Pamela Ramkalawan, TD Bank
Carmen Mosley, Manatee County Government
Ann Kenny, Southwest Florida Water Management District
Haydeliz High, Highlands County Tax Collector
Diane Smith, Alachua County, Budget and Fiscal Services
Meridy Semones, City of Largo
Ingrid Gaskin-Friar, City of Melbourne
Ben Finkelstein, Cantor Fitzgerald
John Grady, Public Trust Advisors
David Jang, Wertz York Capital Management Group
Jeff Larson, Larson Consulting Services, LLC
John Moran, Larson Consulting Services, LLC
Steven Alexander, PFM Asset Management LLC
Missy Liscourt, St. Johns River Water Management District
Greg James, Chief Deputy Clerk/Director of Finance
Bert Martinez, Purvis Gray and Company, LLP
Lorrie Simmons, City of Tampa
Rebecca Roberts, Manatee County Schools
Justin Stankiewicz, Nassau County BOCC
Katherine Woodruff, Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller of Sarasota County
Sharon Almeida, Town of Lantana
Rebecca Bowman, City of Casselberry
Jeff Kern, Wertz York Capital Management
Debbie Sileo, City of Atlantic Beach
Mark Ben-Asher, Florida City
Cindy Emshoff, Sarasota Office of Housing & Community Development
Brandy King, Wakulla County Clerk of Court