George Preckwinkle, Chairman
Greg Stumpf, Vice Chairman
Description of Committee:
The Finance committee has oversight of expenditures and hiring for the auditor, child advocacy, county board, supervisor of assessments, regional office of education, regional planning & treasurer's office. In addition, the finance committee of the county board shall set the salary for the county elected officials in May, prior to their election in November in the year of any general election for county official. In establishing the new salary for county elected officials, the finance committee shall provide for the full four-year term. Any such recommendation for salary increase to county officials shall be presented to the county board prior to the annual June session of the Sangamon County board, for their consideration.
The committee generally meets twice a month on the second and fourth Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. However, meeting schedules are posted in a wall display cabinet in the hallway of the first floor of the County Building.