Meet Fiscal Affairs Special Projects Manager David Keller

Dave Keller Fiscal Affairs Special Projects ManagerMr. Keller is the Fiscal Affairs Special Projects Manager for the City of Hollywood. In this role he works with senior management and the Departments of Financial Services and the Office of Budget and Performance Management on economic and financial matters.

He has a 44-year long career serving in senior management, budget and finance related positions working for a number of local governments. Prior to returning to the City of Hollywood, for eleven years he was the Assistant City Manager and CFO for the City of Weston, one of only a handful of AAA rated cities in the State of Florida.

Before his time with Weston, he was the Assistant City Manager for the City of Hollywood responsible for the Office of Management and Budget and the Departments of Financial Services, Information Technology, Public Utilities and Design and Construction Management, following his position as Budget Director for the City.

Previous to that Mr. Keller was the Finance Director for the City of Dania Beach, and earlier in his career served as the Internal Audit Supervisor and then the Budget Controller for the City of Pittsburgh, PA.

Mr. Keller served on two Standing Committees for the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (“GFOA”): the Committee for Governmental Budgeting and Fiscal Policy, and Committee on Governmental Debt Management. He also chaired numerous committees, including the Legislative Committee, for the Florida Government Finance Officers Association, and served on the Finance, Taxation and Personnel Committee of the Florida League of Cities and the Finance Committee of the Broward League of Cities.

His education background includes a Master’s Degree in Public Management from the H. J. Heinz the III School of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from the Pennsylvania State University.

Among his community contributions are serving as Finance Chair for the Board of Directors of the Girl Scouts of Broward County and currently as a member of the Board of the Association for the Performing Arts of India, located in Broward County, Florida.