John E. Chilton

 Length of Service:  November 22, 2019 - present

Term Expires:  January 13, 2022

John E. Chilton most recently served as State Budget Director for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. He served as the Chair of the Kentucky Retirement Systems (KRS) Audit Committee and a member of the KRS Actuarial Subcommittee.

John has more than 40 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) serving large and small private businesses.  He is co-founder of Mountjoy Chilton Medley LLP, a regional accounting firm with nearly 300 professionals in Louisville, Lexington, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Jeffersonville, Indiana.  His focus has been on domestic and international income and other taxes, and also on business valuation, business acquisition, disposition and reorganization.

Mr. Chilton graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting with a concentration in Management Science. His credentials include Certified Public Accountant, Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).

John served a number of professional and community organizations including American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants, and Leadership Kentucky and Prodigal Ministries Inc.

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