Finance & Administration Director
PHONE 208-319-1214 FAX 208-384-4267
Ross directs the Agency’s financial and contracting affairs. Included in that scope are the annual budget, financial audit, project financing, debt issuance, business services, salary and benefits plan, and a wide range and high volume of contract documents including competitive RFQ and RFP processes. Ross and CCDC are dedicated to enhancing the environment for development and investment through improvements to streets, streetscapes, parks, and public buildings and spaces.
Prior to joining CCDC as Contracts Manager in 2013, Ross gained vast and valuable experience as Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for the City of Boise Mayor’s Office and first as Assistant Budget Director and then as Special Assistant to the President at Boise State University. Prior to that he was a Principal Budget & Policy Analyst for the Idaho Legislature’s Joint Finance-Appropriations committee and a Research Analyst for the Washington State Legislature in Olympia. Ross began his career in Boise Cascade Corporation’s Timberland Resources Information Systems here in Boise.
Ross earned undergraduate and master’s degrees from the University of Idaho. He is an Idaho native who takes full advantage of the Gem State’s great outdoors with his lovely bride Barb and three great kids.