April 6, 2004
MANAGEMENT & BUDGET DIRECTOR NAMED
Charlotte, NC - Hyong U Yi of Fairfax, Virginia has been named Mecklenburg County’s Management & Budget Director, effective June 9. He will succeed interim Budget Director John Skidmore who has served in this capacity since early December.
As Management & Budget Director, Yi will be responsible for management of the Office of Strategic Organizational Improvement (SOI) in the County Manager’s office. Yi’s main accountabilities include the preparation of the County’s three-year strategic business plan and annual operating budget, implementation of performance budgeting, and the daily oversight of the SOI operations and staff.
Yi comes to Mecklenburg County from the District of Columbia’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer for the District of Columbia where he was Director of Operations and Planning within the Office of Budget and Planning.
Yi holds a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The American University in Washington, D.C.
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