Leadership Meeting with LA City Controller Ron Galperin
Monday, April 19, 2021 (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM) (PDT)
Please Note: This event is open exclusively to BOMA/GLA Principal Members and Platinum Partners
Join BOMA/GLA for an engaging conversation with one of LA City’s top elected officials: Controller Ron Galperin.
Controller Galperin will be presenting our members with an update on the City’s COVID-19 response, economic recovery, and provide important data on homelessness and real estate assets in LA.
As a public servant who cares deeply about economic development and supporting BOMA/GLA’s mission, Controller Galperin is an elected official you don’t want to miss!
About Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin:
Ron Galperin is the 19th Controller of the City of Los Angeles, elected in 2013 and again in 2017. He serves as the watchdog for taxpayers at City Hall, making sure public dollars are spent efficiently and effectively. He is also the paymaster, auditor and chief accounting officer for the City of Los Angeles. Galperin oversees a team that conducts independent audits, manages the City’s payroll and spending, reports on the City’s finances, pursues fraud and waste, and works to create a more transparent, accountable and modern city for residents.
Galperin launched ControlPanel LA, the City’s first open data portal, in 2013. It features details on the goods and services Los Angeles buys, along with information on assets and liabilities, employee compensation, operating indicators and much more. Because of his efforts, L.A. has been named the “No. 1 Digital City” by the U.S. City Open Data Census three years in a row. Government Technology Magazine put Controller Galperin on its list of the “Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers.” In 2019, Galperin received the Tyler Public Sector Excellence Award.
Galperin has more than 20 years of experience as an attorney and small business owner. He earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles after graduating from Washington University in St. Louis. He lives in West Los Angeles with his husband, Rabbi Zachary Shapiro.