Oren Bachman, director of the Office of Finance, leads a team of accounting, finance, and purchasing professionals in support of the agency’s goals and initiatives. His office plans and forecasts the agency’s finances; performs budgetary accounting and reporting; manages banking relationships and cash control; develops various financial analyses; and coordinates monthly accounting and reporting with the state Comptroller’s office.
The Finance Office also procures all services, equipment and non-alcohol items for more than 600 Fine Wine & Good Spirit stores, three distribution centers, a headquarters office, and several field office locations.
Prior to joining the PLCB, Oren worked in finance and commodities at The Hershey Co. and as an audit supervisor at Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young) in Buffalo, N.Y. A native of Lebanon County, he has a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Penn State University and is a CPA.
Oren gardens extensively and enjoys traveling, primarily to visit his three adult children, Pete, Sarah and Jake.