The Finance Department is comprised of four divisions that are responsible for the financial activities of the city. This includes administration of sales tax, all accounting functions including payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and financial reporting. The department also manages the city's debt issuance, investment portfolios and pension plans, and oversees the utility billing operations of the city.
Tammy Hitchens, Finance Director, 303-658-2036
The Administration Division oversees the functions of the Finance Department, provides financial management services to all city departments, helps to facilitate purchases and compliance with the city's purchasing policies, and administers the city's retirement plans.
Cherie Sanchez, Accounting Manager, 303-658-2062
The Accounting Division manages the annual audit, general ledger system, bank reconciliation process, special district budgets, debt payment and tracking, and revenue collection; processes bi-weekly payroll; accounts for fixed assets; and processes accounts payable checks.
Sales Tax Division
Barb Dolan, Sales Tax Manager, 303-658-2067
The Sales Tax Division administers all provisions of the Westminster Municipal Code pertaining to sales and use taxes, admissions tax, accommodations tax and franchise fees; conducts field audits of businesses that are engaged in business within the city; and processes tax receipts and handles taxpayer inquiries.
For more information please visit our Sales Tax Forms page.
Bob Byerhof, Treasury Manager, 303-658-2043
The Treasury Division manages the investment portfolio for the city and administers the central cashiering program for city revenues, the citywide banking contracts, the complete debt portfolio and the utility billing programs for water and sewer.