John McKinney has been with the City of Edgewater as Assistant City Manager / Finance Director since February 2008, prior to that he was the controller for the City of Titusville and worked for Brevard County and the City of Lake Mary. Altogether, he has twenty-three years of Governmental Accounting experience.
John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting from the University of Central Florida and a Master’s of Business Administration with an emphasis in finance from Stetson University. He became a Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO) in 2007 and a Certified Redevelopment Professional (FRA-RP) in 2014.
John has been very active with the FCCMA, FRA, GFOA, FGFOA and the Volusia / Flagler and Space Coast FGFOA local chapters. John is a GFOA special reviewer for the CAFR certificate program, has served on the FGFOA Technical Resources Committee, Certification Committee and Small Government Committee. He has served as the Chair on both the CGFO Committee and Small Government Committee. In 2014 and 2017 he was elected to three year terms as a FGFOA Board Member. On the local level he has served as the Secretary and Treasurer of the Space Coast FGFOA Chapter and was the Founding member of the Volusia Flagler / FGFOA Chapter where he served as the President.
John and his wife, Kimberly have been married 21 years and have two children – Nathan and Nicolas. He serves the community by being active in Boy Scouts and as a director of the Edgewater Expo.