Leyne Milstein, '89

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Position Title
Member, Government and Public Policy Alumni Group


Leyne Milstein contributes over 20 years of experience in government management, policy and finance at the state and local level to the UC Davis Government and Public Policy Alumni Group. She was appointed assistant city manager with the City of Sacramento in 2017 and previously held the position of director of finance for the City of Sacramento since 2008. Prior to becoming the finance director, Mrs. Milstein was the manager of the Budget, Policy and Strategic Planning Division and was responsible for the citywide coordination of annual development and ongoing implementation of the City’s operating and capital improvement budgets. She holds an undergraduate degree in political science from UC Davis and a graduate degree in public administration from CSU Hayward.