Christopher Haltom was promoted as executive director of Administrative Services on December 8, 2006. Prior to that appointment, he served the Village of Howard as their director of finance since 1991. Prior to working for local government, Mr. Haltom worked for a CPA firm in Phoenix, Arizona.
The executive director of Administrative Services oversees all of the financial matters of the community, including investments, payroll, utility billing, accounts payable/receivable, risk management activities, and insurance issues. The Administrative Services Department is also responsible for all village election activities, the issuance of permits and licenses, and providing primary assistance with the creation of the operating and capital budgets.
Mr. Haltom received his bachelor of science (BS) degree in accounting from Western Kentucky University. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) in the State of Wisconsin and nationally.