The Finance Department's purpose is to provide a centralized source for handling the financial affairs of the Town.  The Finance Director is Mr. Jay Leatherman.  Mr. Leatherman is responsible for the oversight and management of the Finance Department and administration of the Town adopted operating budgets.

The Finance Department operates with a staff of four members. Each member is responsible for different functions within the department, however, all are cross-trained to help in times of need and provide additional coverage and services. The basic functions include: 


  • Billing and collections of utility services

  • Miscellaneous Fees

  • Purchasing of goods, services, and supplies

  • Paying financial obligations

  • Maintaining a financial record keeping system

  • Providing periodic preparation and distribution of financial statements

  • Protecting municipal assets

  • Utilizing investments for town funds

  • Providing payroll services.

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Tel: (910) 862-2066



805 W. Broad St.

P.O. Box 700

Elizabethtown, NC 28337