Jake Burton

Finance Department
Title: Finance Director
Phone: 513-867-5315


Jake Burton was appointed to Finance Director in April 2021. 

Jake directs all financial operations which include the City’s capital improvement planning and budget processes, accounts payable and receivable, fixed assets, financial reports, income tax, and utility billing. 

Prior to joining the City, he spent six and a half years with the City of Middletown.  He spent one year serving as the Assistant Finance Director, and was promoted to Finance Director serving in that role beginning in December 2015.  Prior to his time in local government, he spent 5 and a half years in various roles within the Accounting Services Department of Macy’s Inc. at their corporate headquarters in Cincinnati.

Jake holds a Bachelor's degree in Business (major in Accounting) from Miami University. 

He is a member of the Municipal Finance Officers Association of Ohio, where he currently serves as a Board Member representing District 1.  He is also a member of the Government Finance Officers Association.


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