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Interim Department Director

Paul K. Laughton
Interim Financial Services Director

Office Location & Hours

John Link Government Services Center  (map)
200 South Cameron Street
Post Office Box 8181
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Contact Us

Phone:  (919) 245-2151 - Finance and Administrative Services - Finance and

                                               Budget Divisions                 

Phone:  (919) 245-2651 - Purchasing: David Cannell, Purchasing Agent

Phone:  (919) 245-2155 - Risk Management: Alisa Cornetto, Risk Manager

Phone:  (919) 245-2153 - Outside Agencies

Fax:      (919) 644-3324

Email:    Email Finance and Administrative Services

Department Principles

"Upholding the Public Trust Through Sound Financial Management and Fiscal Excellence."


The Department of Finance and Administrative Services provides exemplary financial services through cooperative interaction with our customers, clients and co-workers within a frame work of shared values.



The Department of Finance and Administrative Services is committed to:

I.   Financial administration procedures and policies that maximize:

    • accurate accounting
    • prompt payment of obligations
    • preservation of high credit ratings
    • management information for decision making
    • timely and meaningful financial reporting
    • effective financial planning

II.    High quality results in operations characterized by integrity, trust and respect.

III.  Sustained excellence achieved by continuous improvement in our operations. We are receptive to new ideas and committed to maximizing our effectiveness and efficiency.

IV.    Leadership. Each and every individual in the Department possesses unique potential to exercise leadership. We recognize this and accept the responsibility to actively participate in the leadership of the Department.

We will be guided by our vision and values with adherence to legal, ethical and professional standards.