Accountability Through Transparency

As County Treasurer, Jake Miller will educate and empower our citizens by communicating our budget. This can include open forums and community presentations, as well as disclosing online what Cumberland County does with your money. You’ve probably asked yourself, “what does a County Treasurer even do?” His response has been, “do you know how much our county’s budget is? Or how …

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Expanded Dog Support

Did you know that the County Treasurer is responsible for issuing dog license tags? Better yet, have you looked at what a Cumberland County dog license tag looks like? Jake Miller finds that they are “too basic” and are due for an upgrade. As County Treasurer, he will work to use his office to reduce the worry of proud dog owners …

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Smart With Small Games

As County Treasurer, Jake Miller will ensure non-profits have access to small games as fundraisers while limiting access to full-fledged, addictive gambling. 50/50 and Small Games As treasurer of his chapter of wrestling officials, Miller became familiar with the Small Games of Chance Act of 1988. He was limited in his use of 50/50 raffles and had to develop other …

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Streamlining

As County Treasurer, Jake Miller will optimize our government’s costs and response time by targeting problems and inefficiencies and improving them for Cumberland County’s citizens. Jake’s budget management experience leading the county’s second largest education association allowed him to add more positions while reducing cost. Additionally, he worked diligently with other stakeholders to find “win-wins” in contract negotiations with the …

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