Elizabeth Fu is a Senior Consultant with the Research and Consulting Center. Elizabeth focuses on long-term financial planning, performance management, and LEAN process improvement at GFOA. She also assists governments with system needs assessments. Prior to joining to GFOA, Elizabeth worked for a consulting firm specializing in economic feasibility and the Chicago Inspector General's Office. Elizabeth holds a B.A. in political science from Wake Forest University and a Masters in urban planning and policy from the University of Illinois-Chicago.