Lalo Perez

Perez Nov 2012 SVBJ

Lalo Perez, Chief Financial Officer for the City of Palo Alto has over 29 years of           experience in municipal management.  He is responsible for Accounting, Treasury,  Real Estate, Purchasing, Utilities Risk Management, the Warehouse, the Print Shop, and a Budget of almost $.5 billion. Lalo received his MPA from Golden Gate University and his undergraduate degree from Notre Dame De Namur University.

In 2012, the Silicon Valley Business Journal recognized him as ‘Government CFO of the Year’ for his work in balancing the city’s financial position. Lalo is a member of the International Hispanic Network (IHN), Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO), and International City/County City Managers (ICMA).

He resides in San Jose with his wife Erin and daughter Megan.


Contact Information

Lalo Perez
Chief Financial Officer
City of Palo Alto, CA
250 Hamilton Ave, 4th Floor
Palo Alto,California
(650) 329-2675