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Director of Finance and Customer Service

Emory Roberts, CIA, CISA, CGAP, MBA

Phone: (352) 629-8375

Assistant Director of Finance and Customer Service

Peter Brill, CGFO

Phone: (352) 629-8250

Accounting Manager

Raymond Bachik, CPA

Phone: (352) 629-8367


Citizen's Service Center
201 S.E. 3rd Street
Ocala, FL 34471

Phone: (352) 629-8229
Fax: (352) 690-2025


The mission of the Finance Department is to:

  • Safeguard the assets and manage the financial affairs of the City including revenue collection, cash disbursements, accounting and financial reporting, payroll, fixed assets, investments, and debt management.
  • Maintain reasonable internal controls to protect the City’s assets and ensure the timely and accurate recording of transactions in accordance with accounting standards for state and local governments.
  • Provide services that support the operations of City Departments.
  • Manage the City’s investment and debt portfolios in such a manner as to achieve the highest possible investment return with focus on safety, liquidity, and yield.