Thomas Lannom has been the director of the Revenue Division since 2010. The Revenue Division has over 75 employees who will collect $415 million and support the collection of $246 million in annual revenue. The Division has an annual General Fund operational budget of $15 million and managed funds of an additional $50 million.
Lannom moved to Portland in 1993 and has served the City of Portland since 1997. Prior to his appointment as Revenue Division Director, he held a number of positions including Revenue Bureau Director, Revenue Bureau Operations Manager, License Bureau Director, Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) Deputy Director, ONI Administrative Manager and ONI Community Mediator. His private sector experience includes a district manager position overseeing operations at three retail store locations.
Lannom is a former U.S. Army medic and holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in business administration from the University of Georgia and Portland State University, respectively. He is a member of the Government Finance Officers Association and a Certified Public Finance Officer.