Johnson County, Arkansas

Treasurer—Melanie Cowell

The County Treasurer’s duties include but not limited to the following:

1.    Insure that all funds are fully collateralized at each banking institution

2.    Receipt all funds into the proper account

3.    Record all county expenditures

4.    Insure that all funds are invested with a solid banking institution

5.    Submit reports to the various offices

6.    Disburse funds to the tax units

7.    Prepare court orders for the transfer of funds

8.    Submit a monthly financial report to the Quorum Court and other Elected Officials

9.    Reconcile bank statements

10. Submit a year-end report of the county’s financial status for print to the local newspaper