Roger Dawes, from the Oregon Government Finance Officers Association, gave two awards to the Deschutes County Finance Department on May 4, at the Board of Commissioners meeting.
The awards were given to the finance department for the county’s annual budget, which began July 1, 2014.
Accounting Manager Jeanine Faria was given the GFOA Excellence in Financial Reporting award for the 2014 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. Budget Analyst Teri Maerki was awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 2015 Budget Document.
The county has received the Excellence in Financial Reporting Award for the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the last 14 years. The Budget Presentation award has been given to Deschutes County for the last seven years.
Both awards can be seen in the Deschutes County Administration Offices, 1300 NW Wall St. Ste. 200, in Bend.