The Dallas Business Journal (DBJ) named the City of Southlake’s Chief Financial Officer Sharen Jackson the DBJ’s Chief Financial Officer of the Year for Government.
The CFO of the Year Awards recognizes North Texas financial professionals for their superb performance as financial stewards. The nominees were evaluated for their effect on their respective organizations.
Jackson was presented the award by Mr. Wayne Lynch, the Managing Partner for Vaco Dallas, the government award sponsor.
“The award is so well deserved,” said City Manager Shana Yelverton. “Sharen plays an integral part of our success as a City. Her work with Southlake’s elected officials and our City departments has resulted in spectacular outcomes that include two AAA bond ratings and reduced property tax obligations for residential property owners.”
Visit the Dallas Business Journal for a slideshow featuring the 20 Chief Financial Officer finalists and the award winners.