Director of Finance Steve Fricker
Steve Fricker began his service to the citizens of Akron in 1991 as an Accounts Analyst within the City’s Audit & Budget Division.
He is formerly the Treasurer for the City of Akron, a role he served since 2008. As Treasurer, he managed the investment of City funds; issuance and payment of City debt (bonds, notes and loans); managed the City’s daily cash position; and maintained the City’s web-based financial reporting application (Webfocus).
Previously, Fricker served as Deputy Tax Commissioner within the City of Akron Income Tax Division, developing a wide variety of database applications related to Income Tax collection including W2 processing, tax refund processing and location-based tax auditing.
A lifelong resident of Akron, Fricker is a proud graduate of Firestone High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.