GFOA State Representatives

Below is a list of GFOA Representatives that may be available to present the GFOA CAFR and Budget Awards. Each Local Chapter of the FGFOA should appoint a GFOA Representative(s) to help facilitate enough resources that are geographically diversified across the state of Florida.

Please feel free to contact someone from the list below to see if they are available if you have an award to be presented. If you have any questions please contact Merrily Bennett.


Kimberly Ferrell, CPA, CGFO
Finance Director
Clerk of Circuit Court & Comptroller, Leon County
301 S. Monroe Street, #100
Tallahassee, FL32301
(850) 577-4020
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Big Bend Chapter
 
Deputy Director, Finance & Accounting
Orange County Comptroller
201 S. Rosalind Ave, 4th Floor
Orlando, FL32801
(407) 836-5719
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Central Florida Chapter
  
Thomas P. Klinker,CPA, CGMA, CGFO, CPFO
Senior Finance Director
Lake County Sheriff's Office
360 W Ruby Street
Tavares, FL32778
(352) 343-9521
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Central Florida Chapter
  
Robin Ragaglia, CPA, CGMA, CGFO
Direct, Finance and Accounting
Orange County Comptroller
201 S. Rosalind Ave. 4th Floor
Orlando, FL32801
(407) 836-5715
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Central Florida Chapter

Jim McInnis, CGFO
Assistant Director of Fiannce
City of Greenacres
5800 Melaleuca Lane
Greenacres, FL33463
(561) 642-2000
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Palm Beach Chapter

Rebecca Pine
Director of Financial & Support Services
Palm Beach County Parks & Recreation
2700 6th Ave South
Lake Worth, FL33461
(561) 966-6650
TERM: 7/1/2015- 6/30/2017
Palm Beach Chapter

Ryan Ralph
Payroll Administrator
City of Boca Raton
201 W Palmetto Park Road
Boca Raton, FL33432
(561) 393-7731
Term: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Palm Beach Chapter

Shannon Ramsey-Chessman, CPA, CGFO
Chief Operating Officer of Finance
Palm Beach County Clerk
301 N Olive Avenue Floor 9
West Palm Beach, FL33401
(561) 355-4277
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Palm Beach Chapter

Executive Director, Internal Audit
Duval County Public Schools
1701 Prudential Dr.
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904) 390-2672
TERM: 7/1/2016- 6/30/2018
Florida First Coast Chapter
  
Kimball R. (Kim) Adams,CPA
Finance Director
City of Largo
201 Highland Avenue
Largo, FL33770
(727) 587-6747
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Gulf Coast Chapter
 
Ken Burke,CPA
Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
Pinellas County
315 Court St., 4th Floor
Clearwater, FL33756
(727) 464-3341
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Gulf Coast Chapter
 
Christine Trovato, MPA, CGFO
Finance Director
City of Treasure Island
120 180th Avenue
Treasure Island, FL33706
(727) 547-4575 ext 225
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Gulf Coast Chapter

Patricia Sheldon, CPA, CGFO, CPFO, CPFM
Director of Budgets & Cash Management
Emerald Coast Utilities Authority
9255 Sturdevant Street
Pensacola, FL32514
(850) 969-5818
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Panhandle Chapter
  
Frank DiPaolo,CPA, CGMA
Director of Finance
City of Lighthouse Point
2200 NE 38th St
Lighthouse Point, FL33064
(954) 784-3432
TERM:7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
South Florida Chapter
 
Program Manager
Broward County
115 S Andrews Ave Rm 329-A
Fort Lauderdale, FL33301
(954) 357-5606
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
South Florida Chapter
 
Finance Director
City of Plantation
400 NW 73rd Ave
Plantation, FL33317
(954) 797-2213
TERM:7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
South Florida Chapter
Lorrie Simmons,MSA, CGFO
Accounting Supervisor
City of Tampa
306 E Jackson Street, 8E
Tampa, FL33602
(813) 274-8029
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Hillsborough Chapter
  
Olga Rabel,CGFO
Assistant County Budget Officer
Sumter County BOCC
7375 Powell Road, Suite 141
Wildwood, FL34785
(352) 689-4400
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Nature Coast Chapter
  
Jeremy Baker, CGFO
Grants Budget Analyst
Palm Beach County BCC-OFMB
301 N Olive Ave, 7th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 355-4232
TERM: 7/1/2015- 6/30/2017
Palm Beach Chapter
 
Darlene Malaney, CIMA
Director of Finance Services
Palm Beach County Clerk
301 N Olive Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL33401
(561) 355-2303
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2018
Palm Beach Chapter

Director of Finance
City of Port St. Lucie
121 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd
Port St. Lucie, FL34984
(772) 871-5191
TERM: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/20186
Treasure Coast Chapter
 
Assistant Finance Director
City of Holly Hill
1065 Ridgewood Ave
Holly Hill, FL32117
(386) 248-9430
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/20/2017
Volusia/Flagler Chapter
 
Investment Manager
Volusia County
123 W Indiana Ave Ste A
Deland, FL32720
(386) 736-5920
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Volusia/Flagler Chapter
 
Assistant Finance Director
City ofDeland
120 S Florida Ave
Deland, FL327720
(386) 626-7076
TERM: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
Volusia/Flagler Chapter