The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) has elected Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg to serve as the organization's Senior Vice President for 2019
BOSTON - The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) has elected Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg to serve as the organization's Senior Vice President for 2019. Goldberg received bi-partisan confirmation from her peers to the one-year post at the recent NAST Annual Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. "I am honored to be elected Senior Vice President of NAST," said Treasurer Goldberg. "I am proud to work with my fellow Treasurers and the professionals who dedicate themselves to advancing sound financial policies and programs that benefit all of our country's citizens." Prior to her election to this leadership role, Goldberg held the position of Secretary Treasurer. In 2019 she will serve as Chair of NAST's Program Committee and will continue to serve as Vice Chair of the Long Range Planning Committee, as well as a member of the Executive Committee, the Taxation Committee, and the Financial Education and Empowerment Committee. NAST is an organization dedicated to helping the nation's financial leaders pursue and implement sound financial policies benefiting the citizens of the nation. Membership is composed of all state treasurers or state finance officials with comparable responsibilities throughout the United States. A businesswoman, local official, and community leader, Goldberg was elected state treasurer in 2014 on a platform to protect taxpayer dollars, bring new levels of transparency to state government and advance policies that break down barriers and create economic empowerment.