Auditor

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

Therese Geelan, Deputy Auditor

tgeelan@co.palo-alto.ia.us

Jordan Morey, Clerk

jmorey@co.palo-alto.ia.us

Amanda Hansen, Clerk

ahansen@co.palo-alto.ia.us