Baker Tilly Professional

Jay Trevino

Jay Trevino is a director with Baker Tilly’s public sector advisory practice.

Jay has more than 40 years of experience, the first three decades of which were in California local government where he served the cities of Santa Ana, Santa Monica, Brea and Pomona in various executive and management roles.

He has extensive experience in policy development and leadership, and keen skills in all aspects of planning, housing, environmental, permitting and development services. Jay is accomplished at organization assessments, process improvement, helping organizations improve performance by optimizing their management system, building effective teams, and strategic planning.

He leads consulting teams and complex engagements for various areas of government, including executive recruitment, and organization assessments in police, fire, public works, human resources, city attorney, library, finance, community services, parks, city clerk and community development.

Jay has an extensive client list which includes cities and counties throughout California, Washington and New Mexico.

  • Leads consultant teams for organization assessments of various functional areas of government including police, fire, public works, library, finance, city attorney, human resources, fleet, community services, community development and city clerk
  • Helps government leaders improve inter-departmental collaboration and develop a management system that enhances effectiveness
  • Provides management services to clients for special projects or to augment management capacity
  • Analyzes customer experience in the public sector and develops strategies for improvement
  • Facilitates team building, strategic planning and community outreach initiatives
  • Analyzes workflow and identifies process improvement strategies
  • Improves performance management approaches, including data analysis and customizing metrics for individual clients


Orange County, CA


Degree in urban and regional planning
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona