Courtney Colter is a Financial Analyst for the City of Austin, Public Health Department. Courtney has worked for the Health Department for 10 years. She received her Bachelors in Business Administration from Texas State University. After years in the banking industry and private sector, she decided to explore her passion in community development and began working for the City of Austin with a grant that served at-risk youth. While working with youth she was inspired to obtain her Master’s degree in Public Administration from Texas State University and eventually earned her spot as a Financial Analyst. Courtney currently monitors grant budgets, performance measures, and provides feedback to department directors and program managers during the forecasting and business planning process. In addition to work, she considers it a blessing to be a mom to her daughter, Kylei. Courtney also enjoys playing basketball, live music, kayaking, shopping, going to the movies, and spending time with family.