Sue Iverson is currently the Director of Finance and Administrative Services for the City of Arden Hills.  While at Arden Hills she also served as the Acting City Administrator from December 2009 until May 2010.  Previous to this she was the Finance Director for the City of Mahtomedi, the Finance Director/City Clerk-Treasurer for the City of Norwood Young America and the City Clerk for the City of New Germany.  She worked in the public sector for Honeywell, Inc. for about 15 years.  She is a Certified Municipal Clerk and was licensed by the Minnesota Technical College Board to teach Accounting.  She has a Masters Degree in Public and Non-Profit Administration from Metropolitan State University in St. Paul, and a Masters Degree in Accounting and Financial Management from Keller Graduate School of DeVry University.  She also has a B.S. in Accounting from Metropolitan State and an A.A.S. in Accounting from Alexandria Technical College.  She is currently working on a Doctorate in Public Administration from Hamline University.

She is active in both the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) and the Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association (MnGFOA).  She has served as both the Conference and Education Committee Chairs for the MnGFOA and is a Budget Reviewer, Popular Report Reviewer, and a CAFR Reviewer for the GFOA.  She teaches Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Fund Accounting for Minnesota GFOA trainings and does national trainings on various topics for the GFOA.  In 2010 she became a member of the GFOA Treasury and Investment Management Committee.  She is also a member of the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (served as co-historian for the IIMC) and the Minnesota Clerk’s and Finance Officer’s Association.  She has served on the Planning Board for the Minnesota Clerk’s Institute, teaches Budgeting and Fund Accounting at the Institute, as well as, the Fundamentals of Minnesota Government. She is a member of the Accounting Advisory Committee for the Minneapolis Community and Technical College.  She is an active member of the League of Minnesota Cities Fiscal Futures Policy Committee and Metro Cities Municipal Revenue Policy Committee.