Boards and Commissions Detail

Audit Committee

Purpose:

Independent oversight is critical to the effectiveness of financial statement audits.  The audit committee monitors audits of the County's finances, in the belief that access to knowledgeable individuals help prevent an excessive reliance on the expertise of the external auditor.

Membership:

Five members who are knowledgeable of accounting and auditing as demonstrated by professional employment in accounting, auditing, or finance, including one appointee from the membership of the Board of County Commissioners.

Meets:

2-3 meetings each Fall

Term:

2 years

Time Commitment:

8 hours per year

Contact:

Mary Gruss, Chief Finance Officer

Phone:

846-8756

Email:

Mary_Gruss@co.washington.or.us

Has opening: No