City of Los Angeles
Budget and Finance, CAO trainee
August 2013 — Present
■ Perform relevant research to identify and apply best practices to Los Angeles. Collected data
on trash abatement, prepared summary report with recommendations, and presented report to
executive managers. This report became the basis for a successful grant application for City of
■ Organize, research, and summarize policy issues as needed and perform assessments,
prepare assessment timelines, and issue written reports with complete recommendations on
implementation of new performance budgeting system to Los Angeles Mayor, City Council and
executive City managers.
■ Gather information through interviews and by collecting, interpreting, and analyzing data from
business periodicals, professional journals, technical manuals, and government regulations to
prepare a written report with recommendations on a proposed street repair bond measure.
■ Provide guidance, technical assistance, and administrative support for research studies and to
respond to requests for information about Los Angeles.
■ Developed working knowledge to plan, develop and implement Requests for Proposals to
solicit and select consultants and service providers for contract opportunities.