Pleasanton Appoints Susan Hsieh as Finance Director

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Susan Hsieh has been named Finance Director for the City of Pleasanton, California.  Susan joins Pleasanton after serving most recently as Finance Director/Chief Financial Officer for the City of San Leandro. Her East Bay professional roots run deep as Susan has also previously served as Finance Director & Treasurer for the City of Emeryville. She brings more than 20 years of experience in finance and operations management in both the private and public sectors to her new role.

“We are pleased to have Susan join the City’s executive team. Her extensive public finance experience coupled with her private sector experience are welcomed and her collaborative approach will make her a great fit,” City Manager Gerry Beaudin stated in his announcement.

Susan is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a master’s in Finance and Management along with professional certifications from UC Berkeley and Pepperdine University.

Lead recruiter:  Jennifer Curtis