Lee Mehrkens

Mr. Lee Mehrkens has served since May 2009 as Chief Financial Officer with Ramsey County, Minnesota, with responsibility for providing strategic financial management services and directing financial operations for the county (pop. 523,000. $645 million annual budget. 3,900 county employees). He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration from St. Cloud State University and a Masters Degree in Public Policy Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.� His experience includes 25 years in public sector finance working for state, county and city government including previous positions of CFO with the Minnesota Supreme Court and Senior Executive Budget Officer with the Minnesota Department of Finance.�