Laura Stowell was hired as the City of Midland’s city controller in March 2023 and promoted to director of fiscal services in August 2023. In her role, she oversees the Finance, Assessing, Information Services, and Treasurer departments and lead the City’s annual budgeting process.
Laura brings nearly 40 years of financial management experience and over 20 years’ experience in public fiscal services to her role. Previously, she served as finance director for the cities of St. Clair Shores and Harper Woods, Michigan.
Stowell holds a bachelor’s degree in management from Central Michigan University.