Matthew Erickson is the Chief Financial Officer for the County of San Bernardino. In his 13 years with the County, he has had a wide variety of assignments and responsibilities. Prior to his role as Chief Financial Officer, he spent the bulk of his career assigned as a Finance Analyst in the County’s Administrative Office with oversight of the County Sheriff’s Department’s finances. In this role he developed a strong working relationship with the Department built on mutual trust and respect.
Matthew is a lifelong resident of the County of San Bernardino, an involved member of his community, and active as a leader in his local church. He is a member of multiple county committees, including the Employee Benefits Advisory Committee and the Defined Contribution Committee, and was the recipient of the 2009 County Public Service Award for Excellence. He has a B.A. in Political Science from the University of La Verne, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and an M.A. in Politics from Claremont Graduate University.