Finance Office

Finance Department Manages:

  • Accounting
  • Income tax administration
  • Utility billing
  • Cash management and investments
  • Debt management
  • Payroll administration
  • Fixed asset reporting
  • and other financial management

The mission of the Finance Department is to provide residents of Oberlin with a timely and accurate accounting of the City’s receipts and disbursements.

The Finance Director, along with various staff assistants, oversee the duties of the accounting, income tax administration, utility billing, cash management and investments, debt management, payroll administration, fixed asset reporting, and other financial customer service. In addition, this department coordinates the annual audit conducted or overseen by the Auditor of State of Ohio of the City’s financial statements.


Utilities – Billing:
(440) 775-7211

Utilities – Past Due:
(440) 775-7214

Income Tax /Acct. Payable:
(440) 775-7212

Finance – Other:
(440) 775-7213

(440) 776-2090

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Sal Talarico
Finance Director

Heather Clawson
Finance Assistant

Beth Krosse
Finance Assistant

Marin Fowler
Finance Assistant

Kathy Balawender
Finance Assistant