JOIN US FOR OUR LUNCH MEETING.
February 1st at 12:00PM:
Brian McCartan, Sound Transit
The Seattle Economics Council is pleased to welcome Brian McCartan, Executive Director of Finance and Information Technology for Sound Transit.
With over 26 years of experience in financial management, Mr. McCartan oversees
the accounting, financial planning, treasury, grants, risk management and
information technology divisions of Sound Transit. Prior to joining Sound
Transit, he served as Debt Manager for the City of Seattle, where he worked on
financing capital projects, including the issuance of over $800 million in
revenue bonds, bond anticipation notes and certificates of participation,
including taxable, tax-exempt, fixed and variable rate obligations.
International Economist for the U.S. Treasury in Washington D.C., he served in
the Office of Foreign Exchange Operations, which managed the $32 billion
Exchange Stabilization Fund, a multi-currency enterprise fund used to finance
U.S. international monetary operations. Mr. McCartan holds a Master of Arts
from Yale University in International Finance & Economics and a Bachelor of
Arts from the University of Washington