Jessica Colvin, Chief Financial Officer

Jessica Colvin, Chief Financial OfficerJessica Colvin, Chief Financial Officer
Jessica Colvin was appointed Chief Financial Officer for Clark County, effective December 2016.

Prior to this appointment, she was Comptroller, a responsibility she currently maintains. In her dual role as the CFO/Comptroller, Colvin is responsible for administering the County’s $6.2 billion total budget and overseeing the County’s bond program, Risk Management, Budget and Financial Planning, Accounting, Accounts Payable, Central Payroll and Timekeeping, the Automotive Division, Detention Operations and more. She also works closely with the County Treasurer. Colvin currently chairs the Clark County, Nevada Deferred Compensation Plan Committee and Clark County Nevada OPEB Trust and is a member of the Committee on Local Government Finance. Before joining Clark County, Colvin was controller for Nevada HAND for more than four years and worked for Kafoury, Armstrong, & Co. from August 1998 through April 2007, managing the financial and compliance audits of local governments and non-profit organizations.

Colvin has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Nevada, Reno and is a licensed certified public accountant in Nevada.