Please join us on Friday, April 9, 2021 from 10:00 to 11:00 am for a special Meet and Greet with Dr. Fitzroy Lee, Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the District of Columbia. This meeting is co-hosted by the D.C. Policy Center and Federal City Council, and will only be open to the Federal City Council Leadership Committee and those invited by the D.C. Policy Center.
This virtual meeting will take place using the Zoom meeting platform. Attendees will have the opportunity to introduce themselves to Dr. Lee and we will take questions as time allows. Registration for this meeting is required.
About Dr. Lee
Dr. Lee was appointed to the position of Interim CFO by Mayor Muriel Bowser in March 2021. Dr. Lee began his career with the Office of the Chief Financial Officer in 2001 as the Director of Revenue Estimation. In October 2009, he was appointed Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Chief Economist. Previously, Dr. Lee worked for the Economic Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), where he co-authored a paper on the efficacy of user-fees for funding the meat inspection program. He was also an Assistant Professor of Economics at Tulane University in New Orleans. Lee has published papers on revenue forecasting and tax policy in nationally recognized academic journals. He is a member of the board of directors of the National Tax Association. As CFO for the District of Columbia, Dr. Lee sits on the boards of Events DC, Destination DC, the Green Finance Authority Board (DC Green Bank), Not-for-Profit Hospital Corporation, DC Retirement Board, and the Tobacco Settlement Financing Corporation. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Physics and Computer Science from the University of the West Indies (Jamaica) and earned his Ph.D. in Economics at The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. For additional information about Dr. Lee’s professional background, please refer to his biography.
When and Where
Friday, April 9, 2021
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Virtual — via Zoom
By invitation only – please RSVP (below)
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