Jerome Fletcher

Assistant CAO

andrew kleineSince March 2019, Jerome Fletcher has served as an Assistant Chief Administrative Officer for Montgomery County. In this role, he joined Montgomery County and brings more than 20 years of government experience including success in economic impact with the small business community at a local and federal level. Also, an advocate for diversity and inclusion, he will lead the team that ensures residents are given a fair shot to thrive in the County regardless of their economic circumstances. He oversees the Growing Economy and A More Affordable and Welcoming County Outcomes.

Prior to joining the County, at the General Services Administration (GSA) as the Associate Administrator for the Office of Small Business Utilization he led a team of small business specialists and policy experts who advocated nationally for small companies including, those owned by women, minorities, socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, and Armed Forces veterans. Prior to GSA, he served in Alexandria, VA., city government where he had a broad range of responsibilities, ranging from improving operating policies and procedures to implementing consistent civic engagement and customer service practices. Prior to that, he served in City of Greensboro, N.C., City Manager’s Office and Financial Department.

Fletcher received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, NC and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Phoenix.