WPFN Elects New Vice President
Clerk's Chief Operating Officer of Finance Darlene Malaney will serve a one-year term as Vice President of Women’s Public Finance Network
WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (July 11, 2019) – Darlene Malaney, the Clerk & Comptroller’s Chief Operating Officer of Finance, was recently elected as Vice President for the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Women’s Public Finance Network (WPFN). This association of elected and appointed officials works within the GFOA to ensure women are actively involved in the organization’s policy-making and programs.
Malaney will serve a one-year term as Vice President of the WPFN, and is in line to serve as the organization’s President in two years.
Malaney joined the Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County, in 2012, and was promoted to her current role as Chief Operating Officer of Finance in October 2018. She is active in the GFOA at the local, state and national levels, and is Past President of the Palm Beach County chapter of FGFOA. She is Vice Chair of the National Association of Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDA) Benchmarking Committee and is a member of the Pension & Investment’s Defined Contribution Advisory Board.
The GFOA, founded in 1906, represents public finance officials throughout the United States and Canada. There are more than 20,000 GFOA members who serve as financial professionals in federal, state and local agencies.