Location: 1476 J.A. Cochran Bypass
Mailing Address: PO Box 580, Chester SC, 29706
Phone: (803) 385-2681
Fax: (855) 932-2478
Hours: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday

Finance Manager: Wesley Carter -
Accountant: Liz Caldwell -
Payroll: Stacey Marshall –
Accounts Payable: Renee Holley –

Responsibilities and Services:

The Finance Office is responsible for the following:

  • Prepare the annual operating and capital budget for the county.

  • Monitor revenues and expenditures and report to council on a quarterly basis.

  • Prepare and distribute payroll to almost 300 employees.

  • Responsible for the timely and accurate processing of accounts payable.

  • Preparation of the counties audited financial statements.

  • Ensures compliance with laws, regulations, and county policies in processing financial transactions.

  • Monitors grants to ensure compliance with federal and state requirements.

Annual Audits:

Budget Ordinance: