Council Member Charlie Winburn


Charlie Winburn is a Councilman for the City of Cincinnati. On Council, Charlie chairs the Budget and Finance Committee, while also serving as a member of the Economic Growth and Infrastructure Committee and the Law and Public Safety Committee. His desire is to work to establish policies that help improve the quality of life for all Cincinnatians.

Charlie previously served seven years on City Council before taking a break required by term-limitations. He has a long history of public service, with 20 years in various administrative/management positions in government and with various organizations, including the Ohio Civil Rights Commission and the United Way.

Charlie holds a bachelor’s degree in urban management and a master’s degree in social foundations of education, both from the University of Cincinnati. He most recently received his Certificate in Authentic Leadership Development from Harvard Business School.

Beyond his public service, he also serves as Executive Pastor of Renew Community Church. He and his wife, Coleen, reside in College Hill with their three children.