We value Local Government and we are dedicated to providing the tools and information needed by today’s municipal leaders to make sound, effective decisions.
Improving Financial Management
Municipal Analytics LLC can meet your organization’s immediate and on-going needs for information and tools to improve financial management. Our focus is on:
The current uncertainty surrounding public finance demands new approaches to budgeting, and more focused attention on fiscal management and planning.
Our experienced consulting staff provides municipal leaders with tools and information to better understand, deliberate, communicate and reach agreement on critical issues.
We strive to understand the needs and challenges faced by our clients, and to craft effective solutions and recommendations which address your community’s unique needs.
It is our mission is to provide local governments with effective tools and solutions to efficiently manage and deliver public services.
Founder & Principal Consultant
John is responsible for technical oversight and management of all projects. Since 1995, he has worked as a consultant to over 200 local governments on a variety of financial management issues. Additionally, he has conducted research and analysis of economic development opportunities, public policy proposals and municipal performance measurements.
Prior to establishing Municipal Analytics, John served as Manager of Municipal Consulting Services at the Michigan Municipal League, Principal of LocalFOCUS Consulting, Senior Government Financial Consultant to the public accounting firm of Rehmann Robson, Research Consultant at Michigan Consulting, and Special Projects Analyst for the Corrective Action Team with New York City. He holds a Masters degree in Public Policy Studies from the University of Michigan.
Accounting and Utility Consultant
Martha has over fifteen years of experience in the electric, gas, water, and telecommunications industries. Her primary focus is in the areas of finance, accounting and internal auditing.
Prior to her work with Municipal Analytics, Martha honed her skills at an international accounting firm, a national regulated industries consulting firm, a regional public utility, a private manufacturer, and operated her own accounting and consulting companies.
She is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan.
Joy has ten years of experience in the public sector, in several capacities. Her primary focus is on planning, with a significant background in research, demographic analysis, geospatial mapping and quantitative analysis. She is also well versed in community outreach, public presentations, organizational analysis and survey design, administration and data synthesis.
Prior work experience includes serving as a City Planner with New York City, as a Senior Research Associate with the Institute for Children and Poverty, and as a Language Instructor in Fukushima, Japan.
Joy holds a graduate degree in Urban Planning from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture. She also has Bachelor’s degrees in Architectural Design and Linguistics from the University of Toronto.
Utilized on projects, as needed
Municipal Analytics partners with a wide range of municipal experts to bring our clients the most relevant experience for any given project. Our network of specialists include individuals well-versed in many aspects of municipal operations, including:
Local government management
Parks and Recreation
Police and Fire Administration