After serving almost 8 years with the State of Massachusetts. MaryLynn Peters-Chu joined the City of Brockton in 2011 as the City’s Senior Financial Analyst. In 2015, she was promoted to the position of Budget Director, and in 2016, she became the City Auditor.

MaryLynn, affectionately known as Mel, has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Curry College, and a BA from Wellesley College.

As the City Auditor, Ms. Peters-Chu serves as the Department Head of the Auditing Department. She oversees Accounts Payable, Payroll and all audit functions for the City. Ms. Peters-Chu implements policies to ensure compliance with all applicable municipal, state, and federal laws and union negotiations.

Ms. Peters-Chu is also the Clerk of the Finance Committee, Clerk of the Accounts Committee, and the Ex-Officio Member of the Brockton Retirement Board. She is also the Treasurer for MassHire Greater Brockton Career Center Board.