A county-wide elected office with a four-year term, the treasurer’s position is held by Kathy Tremont. Mrs. Tremont has been the County Treasurer since 1993. Her office is located in the Geary County Office Building at: 200 E 8th Street Junction City, KS 66441
Certified Kansas County Finance Executive (CFE)
Mrs. Tremont has achieved the highest degree in the continuing education program provided by the Kansas County Treasurers Association and Fort Hayes State University. Having completed the 96 hours of education, she has now earned the designation of Certified Kansas County Finance Executive.
President of the Kansas County Treasurer Association
Kathy served twice as President of the Kansas County Treasurer’s Association in 2000 and 2013. She has served in every capacity on the board and is currently a member of the Legislative committee.
Duties of the County Treasurer
The County Treasurer’s Office by state law is responsible for the tax billing, collection and distribution of tax money for the state, county, and cities and all other taxing entities that levy ad valorem and/or special assessment taxes.
The Treasurer is also responsible for all other money belonging to Geary County and/or directed by law to be paid to the Treasurer. In addition, the Treasurer serves as an agent for the State Department of Revenue, Division of Vehicles regarding the administration of the state motor vehicle title and registration laws.