Department of Finance
The Finance Department is comprised of three main areas that include General Accounting, Accounts Payable and Payroll.
The Finance Office is responsible for managing and controlling the financial functions of Putnam County and the Clerk of Courts in accordance with generally accepted principles of government accounting and various Florida Statutes and Administrative Codes. The Finance Department establishes and maintains the accounting system, controls expenditures, receipts and deposits all revenues and manages the investment of all monies. The Department also accounts for all assets and capital project expenditures. Accurate financial information is maintained and provided in a timely manner, including reports internally and externally.
All county obligations are paid by this department, including operating expenses, debt and employee payroll. All financial activity of all county departments is supervised by the Finance Officer to ascertain solid internal controls are in place.
Duties as Custodian and Accountant of County Funds
Duties as County Auditor