David Erdman

Title: 
Capital Finance Director
Organization: 
Wisconsin State Capital Finance Office
Bio: 

David Erdman has been a member of the State of Wisconsin Capital Finance Office since 1994. During that time, Mr. Erdman has been responsible for the preparation, sale, issuance, disclosure, and compliance of over 260 State of Wisconsin bond/notes issues in aggregate par amount of more than $40 billion. Mr. Erdman was appointed Capital Finance Director in 2015 after many years as Assistant Director.  The Capital Finance Office is responsible for all State bond/note issuances over seven different credits, development and maintenance of State-level borrowing credits, Master Lease Program, Environmental Improvement Fund, venture capital fund of funds, and Wisconsin 529 College Savings Programs.  Prior to working at the State of Wisconsin Capital Finance Office, Mr. Erdman worked for five years assisting Wisconsin municipalities in securing loans from the State of Wisconsin Clean Water Fund. Mr. Erdman is currently a member of the State Debt Management Network (SDMN) Executive Board and GFOA’s Committee on Governmental Debt Management.  Mr. Erdman has a Public Administration/Political Science Degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.  Mr. Erdman is also a citizen member of the Utilities Committee and a volunteer Advanced Emergency Medical Technician for his hometown of Stoughton, Wisconsin.