Michelle Kirby

Title: 
Controller, Accounting Division of the Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services
Organization: 
City of Portland, Oregon
Bio: 

Michelle Kirby serves as the Controller and manages the Accounting Division of the Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services for the City of Portland, Oregon.  The Accounting Division includes city-wide accounting operations and the financial reporting functions.  Prior to relocating to Portland, Michelle had 18 years’ experience at the City of Phoenix, AZ, supervising the CAFR reporting team for much of that time, and serving as the City Controller for four years.  Michelle is a member of the GFOA standing Committee on Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting (CAAFR); and has previously been a Special Review Committee member for the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program.