About the Treasurer

Sherri Childs

Took Office: 2022
County Population: 34,362

A county-wide elected office with a four-year term, the treasurer’s position is held by Sherri Childs. Mrs. Childs has been the County Treasurer since 2022. Her office is located in the Geary County Office Building at:
200 E 8th Street
Junction City, KS 66441

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.

Services Available:

  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Accept Credit Cards Over the Phone
  • Free Notary Service
  • Fax & Copy Machine for nominal fee
  • 24 hour drop box for Tax Payments and Tag Renewals
  • On-Line Tax Payments
  • Open During Lunch Hour
  • Provide Vehicle Tax Information
  • Partial Payments Accepted on Delinquent Taxes

Contact Information:

Main Office: 785.238.6021
Motor Vehicle: 785.238.8109
Driver’s License: 785.238.1814
Fax: 785.238.7631
Email Motor Vehicle: or
Email Real Estate & Personal Property:
Our Website:
Mailing Address: 200 E. 8th St., Junction City, KS 66441