Warren County appoints new Finance Director

Warren County announced in a press release the appointment of Alisa Scott as the new Finance Director.

She was originally hired as the Deputy Finance Director on November 15, 2022 before interviewing and receiving the offer for Director.

She began her career in the private sector before beginning as an Administrative Assistant for Frederick County Government and then managed purchasing for the Town of Front Royal from 2018 to 2021.

Mrs. Scott will assume the role immediately and work with the outgoing Finance Director, Matt Robertson.

County Administrator Dr. Ed Daley spoke on her appointment praising the “significant strides in the County’s financial reporting and transparency” since she joined Robertson’s team.

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Frederick County Finance Dept. recognized for excellence

Used by permission Frederick County Virginia Government

The Government Finance Officers Association recognized the Frederick County Finance Department as a Triple Crown Winner.

The designation goes to governments that received the GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, Popular Annual Financial Reporting Award, and Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for a fiscal year.

During the 2020 fiscal year, only 317 governments across the country received the honor.

Each award in the triple crown acknowledges the government’s ability to produce reports which communicate financial aspects with transparency while meeting applicable standards.

Director of Finance Cheryl Shiffler has led the department for over 30 years and made sure to thank her staff’s hard work in preparing financial publications.

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