The Tom Green County Treasurer operates
as the Chief Liaison between Tom Green County and the County's depository
bank. In this capacity, the County Treasurer maintains records of all
deposits and withdrawals; reconciles all bank statements; and assures
the accuracy and safety of county funds.
As the County Investment Officer, the
Tom Green County Treasurer is required to submit regular reports on
county finance to the Tom Green County Commissioners' Court for
inspection and verification. The Treasurer's Office also provides
financial research assistance to the various County Offices.
The primary duties of the Tom Green
County Treasurer's Office, as with all county offices, is defined by the
Texas Local Government Code. Depending on the size of the county,
certain duties may be shared by an elected official, while other duties
may be partitioned. A summary of the duties of the Tom Green County
Treasurer is available at the link shown, (Duties of the Office of County Treasurer). Descriptions are brief and should not be considered all-inclusive.
Dianna Spieker~ "YOUR" Tom Green County Treasurer, 1999 - Present
Dianna Spieker earned a 2003 Best
Practice Award presented by the Texas Association of Countes for her
outstanding efforts in the planning of Tom Green County Government Week
Activities. In 2004, Dianna was awarded another Best Practice Award for
creating a HIPAA Procedures and Policy Manual. And in July of 2006, the
State Comptroller's Office released a performance review audit, in which
Dianna Spieker received 4 commendations.
Throughout her tenure as Treasurer,
Dianna Spieker has created "Step by Step Manuals" for each position in
the office, allowing for easy cross-training of employees. Her
innovative ideas help guarantee that Tom Green County remains ahead of
the curve, and promise continued efficiency of your county government.
Dianna Spieker maintains contact with the State Legislature to ensure
she keeps up on current and pending laws affecting the County
Treasurer's Office. The implementation of Senate Bill 1873 -Fines and
Fee Collection- is Dianna Spieker's. Her most recent effort is the
addition of the Indigent Health Care Office; which was moved under her
direction by Commissioners court effective May 1, 2009. Dianna Spieker
is always willing to take on extra duty if it benefits the constituents
of Tom Green County. Another endeavor is the Tom Green County RXcard
that can save Tom Green County residents money; Spieker brought this
program to Commissioners Court for approval and she rolled out this
program August 1, 2009.
Dianna Spieker attributes the
efficiency of her offices to her capable and willing staff. "I am fortunate
to work with wonderful people, who never say the words 'I can't' or
'not my job', says Spieker. " I value my employees input and knowledge;
thus creating the team effort working environment."
Treasurer's Office: Treasurer@co.tom-green.tx.us
Sara Palmer - Chief Deputy Treasurer
Rene Pomar, Lisa Carroll, Terry Shannon, Beverly Baity & Lauren Brown - Deputy Treasurers
Compliance Staff: Compliance@co.tom-green.tx.us
Debbie Holland- Supervisor
Carmen Ortiz, Rosie Talamentez & Shannon Eudy- Caseworkers
Indigent Health Care: Indigenthealthcare@co.tom-green.tx.us
Sylvia Martinez, Sonja Gentry & Nikki Lambert - Case Workers
Nicol Parker - Screener