816 N Main Street
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

The Finance Division, under the direct supervision of the Administrative Services General Manager, is responsible for the financial management and planning for the city. This includes establishing and maintaining effective controls over the city's financial activities and providing accurate financial information to all city departments in a timely manner. Finance coordinates the annual budget and monitors compliance after the budget is adopted by the city council. The Finance Division is also responsible for payroll, accounts payable, collection of revenues, utility accounting, sales tax compliance programs, debt management and city investments.

Additionally, the Finance Division is responsible for the record maintenance of the City cemetery. Both the Cemetery Guide and History and the Cemetery Map are available.

The Finance Division is a 15-time recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Award and 24-time recipient of the GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.

Finance Transparency Page

Standard & Poor's Rating Services upgrades City's ratings from "A+" to "AA-" rating

View our Financial Guides, Codes, and Standards

The Finance Division staff includes:

Administrative Services General Manager Rudy Rodriguez rrodriguez 928-340-2710
Accounting/Budget Manager Kirsten Lennon klennon 928-340-2712
Budget Analyst Helen Bartels hbartels 928-340-2716
Administrative Assistant Jaime Hausaman jhausaman 928-340-2711