Oregon Dept. of Education and State Treasurer's Office
John Radford has years of governmental financial management experience starting his career working for the City of Omaha, Nebraska in various financial management positions. He then moved to Oregon and began work as Chief Budget Officer in the Oregon Judicial Department and was promoted to Management Services Director. In 1989, the Governor appointed John to State Controller where he served until retiring in November of 2011. He currently serves on the Audit Committees of the Oregon Department of Education and the Oregon State Treasurer’s Office. In 2005 and at the request of the Governor, John served as temporary CFO of the Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (PERS).