Mr. Burbage joined Shelby County in 1996 as the Finance Manager. Prior to his County service, Mr. Burbage spent 2 years as Director of Finance for the Birmingham Convention Complex. Prior to this role, Mr. Burbage spent 12 years with Phillips Petroleum Company in senior auditing and operations management. Prior to this role, Mr. Burbage spent 5 years as an accountant at several Public Accounting firms in the Birmingham area. Mr. Burbage received a B.S. degree in Accounting & Finance from Auburn University. He is a Certified Public Accountant, registered in both Alabama and Oklahoma and a member of the Alabama & Oklahoma Society of Public Accountants.
Mr. Burbage is a founding member of the County Revenue Officers Association of Alabama and served as a Board member on various State and County Boards through the ACCA and as a representative of the Shelby County Commission.