Patrick Brown

Patrick Brown,
City Treasurer/Finance Director

100 East First Street, 
Grand Island, NE 68801 

P.O. Box 1968, 
Grand Island, NE 68802-1968

Phone: (308) 385-5444 ext. 169

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Patrick Brown was appointed Finance Director in June of 2018. Pat’s background and experience encompasses a wide range of financial experience and organizational leadership in both the private and public sectors. Pat has a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from Kansas State University and has participated in the Certified Public Managers Program at the University of Colorado-Denver, the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia, and is a recent graduate of the International City/County Management Association’s (ICMA) Mid-Manager’s Institute Program.

The Finance Department consists of two divisions; Finance and Information Technology. The Finance Department encompasses six major areas: City accounting, utility billing, cash and debt management, budget development and analysis, financial reporting, and information technology management services. The Finance Department provides financial management and accounting services for all City departments, divisions, funds and enterprises. The Finance department is responsible for financial forecasting, coordination of the City’s budgeting, financial trend monitoring and administration of the food and beverage occupation tax.