Zhikuan (Kuan) Hu
Zhikuan Hu (Kuan) is a manager in the Technical Services Center of GFOA (TSC). She performs reviews of comprehensive annual financial reports of all types of governments, including general governments, public employees’ retirement plans, special districts, stand-alone enterprise funds, investment pools, and risk pools. She is one of the final reviewers in the Certificate Program. Kuan also answers technical inquiries from local governments. Kuan holds a Master of Arts degree in English Language and Literature from Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho and a Master of Science degree in Accounting from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. Before joining GFOA, Kuan worked as an editor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan, China and as a part-time instructor in Teaching English as a Second Language at Morton College in Cicero, Illinois.