James Linthicum

Chief Finance Officer

James is responsible for TVMWD's finance and accounting functions, preparation of the annual budget and rates, and administration of employee compensation and benefits.


He received his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona).  James earned his CPA license in 2004 and is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Government Finance Officers' Association.  He holds a T2 Treatment Operator certification and a D2 Distribution Operator certification.


James joined TVMWD in 2009, having previously spent 5 years in public accounting and 3 years in local government.


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