On August 10th, Clark County Manager Shawn Henessee announced Emily Zwetzig as the new Clark County Budget Director.
Zwetzig started with the county in 2014 where she has been a senior budget, policy analyst since February of 2017. Her experience prior to Clark County was as a department finance manager at District Court, Corrections, and business manager at Clackamas County. Emily has worked in the public service sector at the county level for over 16 years.
Emily has had many experiences working on countywide initiatives. Program budgeting and fund balance policy development are among some of the things she has worked on. Currently, with the entire budget office team, she is working to implement new budget software to transition the county budget to an annual cycle.
According to Henessee, “I’m confident that Emily’s comprehensive background and leadership skills will be instrumental in managing the county budget office and helping department directors and elected officials navigate the upcoming budget process”.