Faculty Profiles


  • Ron Shelby -

    Ron Shelby is the assistant director of executive education at the Center for State and Local Finance. He previously served as director of finance and administration, budget officer and investment officer for Galveston County, Texas where he worked for more than 13 years. Prior to that, he was an operations auditor, stock broker, floor trader in… more »

  • Laura Wheeler -

    Laura Wheeler is a senior research associate at the Fiscal Research Center and Center for State and Local Finance at Georgia State University. During her time at Georgia State University, Wheeler has worked on many issues related to state and local governments, such as forecasting revenue effects of proposed legislation, local government structure and finances,… more »