Ms. Schmidt joined Midwest Assistance Program, Inc. in 2022 and has extensive experience in municipal finance operations, primarily in North Dakota. She has managed construction projects and their respective financial reporting for water and wastewater projects. She is proficient in Black Mountain Software (a municipal government fund accounting software for accounting and utility billing). Ms. Schmidt has experience operating municipal water and wastewater systems and is knowledgeable in sample taking and reporting requirements ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations. She also has knowledge of emergency response, disaster preparedness and mitigation strategies.