Jeff has worked in both large and small cities and has consistently developed strong long range financial plans and balanced budgets. His expertise includes water and wastewater utilities, public parking enterprises and property management with over 400,000 square feet actively leased at the City of Beverly HIlls. Mr. Kolin also worked closely with the community and City Council in Santa Rosa to develop regulations for medical marijuana dispensaries. He has helped cities stabilize and grow their general funds, prepare for difficult financial challenges as well as manage future growth. As City Manager he developed City Budget Teams that involved Departments in the development and justification of their budget requests under a framework of Strategic Goals and Initiatives developed with his City Councils. He has also developed successful financing plans for a variety of complex capital projects including the construction of a new civic center complex, a 450 megawatt gas fired co-generation power plant, a 50 mile long tertiary treated waste water pipeline and pumping system used to inject water into a geothermal field to create steam for electric power generation and the creation of a variety of park and open space projects in both Southern and Northern California.