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The Jackson County Public Schools Finance Department is responsible for managing the fiscal affairs of the school system, ensuring valid disclosure of receipts and disbursements, and making sound investments of cash balances. The Finance Officer interprets and follows regulations prescribed by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, the Federal Government, Local Government Commission, various other grantors, and the Jackson County Board of Education.


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Kristie Walker

Finance Officer
(828) 586-2311 ext. 1945

Janet Bottoms

Accounts Payable
Worker's Compensation
General Information

(828) 586-2311 ext. 1934

Millie Hines

Payroll Specialist
(828) 586-2311 ext. 1935

Jennifer Clawson

Benefits Specialist
(828) 586-2311 ext. 1958

Rhonda Hooper

Purchasing Specialist
(828) 586-2311 ext. 1946

Kara Hardy

HR/Finance Administrative Assistant
(828) 586-2311 ext. 1929


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