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Avondale Finance & Budget Department Hires New Assistant Director

Post Date:04/24/2019

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Avondale Finance & Budget Department Hires New Assistant Director

The City of Avondale is pleased to announce that James Alcantar has joined the Finance & Budget Department as the new Assistant Director.

James Alcantar, who has more than 9 years of experience in government finance, will help oversee the operations of the city’s Finance & Budget Department.

Prior to joining Avondale on April 15, Mr. Alcantar was most recently the Assistant Director of Finance for the City of Bellevue, Washington where he led the Accounting, Treasury, Debt, Investments, and Budget divisions. His experience includes the role of Chief Financial Officer for Youngtown, Arizona, and Fiscal Analyst for the State of Arizona.

His education includes a Master of Public Administration with an emphasis in Public Finance from the University of Arizona, and a Master of Accounting from the University of North Carolina.

 J. Alcantar, City Hall

 

 

 


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