Community + Economic Development director to become Butler County Treasurer

BATAVIA, OH (March 8, 2023) — The Board of County Commissioners today accepted the resignation of Clermont County Community + Economic Development Director Michael McNamara, effective March 17.

On March 2, the Butler County Republican Central Committee selected McNamara as Butler County Treasurer for the remainder of the current term.

McNamara worked in Butler County government before coming to Clermont County in 2020. He was chief deputy in the Butler County Treasurer’s Office for five years (2010-2015) and also served in the State Treasurer’s Office,

“Clermont County is an incredible county,” McNamara said. “There is so much opportunity here – and I will miss it here. I appreciate the support our whole team has received from the County Commissioners, from (Assistant County Administrator) Greg (Bickford), from (County Administrator) Tom (Eigel).”

Commissioners Bonnie Batchler, David Painter and Claire Corcoran thanked McNamara for his service.

“You were obviously a very valued employee here – and we know that Butler County will be well served in the Treasurer’s Office,” Commissioner Painter said.

Those interested in the Clermont County Community Development + Economic Development Director’s opening may apply here: