John E. Chilton, CPA
John Chilton, CPA-ABV, CVA, is Kentucky's state budget director, having been appointed by Gov. Matt Bevin in December 2015. Prior to his new position, he co-founded MCM, the largest CPA firm based in Kentucky. His focus was federal and state income tax, with an emphasis on business valuation, business acquisition, disposition and reorganization. John was also heavily involved with KyCPA and the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, serving on both organizations' tax committees for many years.