Scott Dowell, CPA

Administrative Services Director and Finance Director
City of Chico, CA

Scott Dowell is a certified public account with over 30 years of accounting and financial management experience.  He is currently the Administrative Services Director for the City of Chico, California.  Chico is located approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento and is home to approximately 112,000 residents.

Scott has recently received the Government Finance Officers Association’s HERO award for his work during the Camp Fire emergency in Paradise, California.

Scott is a graduate of California State University, San Bernardino.  He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, California Society of Municipal Finance Officers, California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Government Finance Officers Association.

In his time away from government service, Scott pastors a Christian Church in Chico and enjoys traveling with his wife Robin and two children Noah and Danielle.