Catherine Smith, Auditor
The County Auditor is a constitutional officer of the county, elected for a four year term from the county at large with prohibition against serving more than two consecutive terms.
How the Auditor's Office Serves You:
The Auditor is the Chief Financial Officer for the County.
Duties of the Auditor:
Budget Preparation for County Council
Preparation of County Annual Financial
Transfers of Funds
Payroll for all County employees
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Manages the filing of all exemptions and deductions allowed by the state statute
Maintains property ownership and current mailing addresses
Handles all transfers of ownership of real property
Tax Sale - Publication and Records of Sale, Deeds
Preserves plat maps on the county GIS system
Secretary to the County Commissioners and County Council