Paul has been with the Village since November 1996, serving as Assistant Finance Director until his appointment as Director of Finance and Operations in December 2004. Prior to joining the Village, he worked in public accounting for 10 years, specializing in State and municipal auditing and consulting. Paul is a member of the National and Illinois Government Finance Officers Associations, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Illinois CPA Society. He is actively involved in GFOA through the Certificate of Achievement Special Review Committee. Paul holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Illinois State University.