Auditor

L to R: Carmen Moser, Auditor; Therese Geelan, Amber Enger, Sheri Freeman
L to R: Carmen Moser, Auditor; Therese Geelan, Amber Enger, Sheri Freeman

Duties and/or Mission 

The County Auditor is responsible for a variety of functions and duties. The main functions
include:

  • Commissioner of Elections (federal, state, county, city and school district)
  • Preparing and certifying tax levies
  • Maintaining financial records
  • Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
  • Keeping Real Estate Transfer Records
  • Maintains a drainage record for all drainage districts of the county
  • Payroll and Human Resources Manager

 

Contact Information

Palo Alto Auditor’s Office
Palo Alto County Courthouse
1010 Broadway Street, PO Box 95
Emmetsburg, IA 50536

Phone 712-852-2924

Hours:
8am-4pm, Monday-Friday
Closed weekends & holidays

Staff
Carmen Moser, Auditor
cmoser@co.palo-alto.ia.us

Amber Enger, Deputy Auditor
aenger@co.palo-alto.ia.us

Therese Geelan, Deputy Auditor
tgeelan@co.palo-alto.ia.us

Sheri Freeman, Clerk
sfreeman@co.palo-alto.ia.us