Jimmy Forbis, CPFO

Title: 
Finance Director
Organization: 
City of Gilroy, CA
Bio: 

Jimmy Forbis currently serves as the Finance Director for the City of Gilroy, California. Mr. Forbis has fourteen years of municipal finance experience, previously serving as the Finance Director in Monterey, California, Utilities Business and Budget Manager for the City of Morgan Hill, California and as a Management Analyst in San Mateo County, California. He is a Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) through the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) accreditation program, is a member of GFOA's Committee on Governmental Budget and Fiscal Policy, and a member of the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) Board of Directors.  He has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from San Jose State University and performed his undergraduate work in Recreation Administration at the University of Kansas/Missouri Western State College.