Kimberly Van MetreChief Financial Officer

Kimberly Van Metre was named DEQ’s Chief Financial Officer in June 2019. She leads the accounting, budgeting, purchasing, and property management functions of the department.

Van Metre has more than 20 years of experience in state government accounting, primarily in the education and the environment sectors, in accounting, systems accounting, and accounting manager roles.

Van Metre attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and Master of Accounting degrees. She is a North Carolina Certified Public Accountant and a native of the Raleigh area.