Divisions

Revenue Division



The primary responsibilities include the receipt and deposit of all money received by the City and the recovery of revenue that would otherwise be lost to the City because it is not detectable through the ordinary course of business.

Responsibilities include:
Craig Dies
Revenue Manager
623.222.1837
craig.dies@surpriseaz.gov
  • Sales and Use Tax
  • Cashiering
  • Business Licenses
  • Investments
  • Account Receivable
  • Collections

Budget & Research Division



The Budget and Research Division implements all necessary budget programs and budget reporting; ensuring the budget is in compliance with all state statutes, city code and city policy.

Responsibilities include:

Jared Askelson
Budget & Research Manager
623.222.1823
jared.askelson@surpriseaz.gov
  • Budget / CIP
  • Long Term Planning
  • Reporting

Administration Division



The Administration Division offers support and leadership to all divisions within the Finance Department.

Responsibilities include:

Lindsey Duncan
Finance Director
623.222.1820
lindsey.duncan@surpriseaz.gov
  • Strategic Plan
  • Administrative oversight of department
  • Effective support of other departments
  • Bond Issues
  • Development Impact Fee Study
  • Assist with policy development and financial analysis/reporting

Accounting Division



The Accounting Division establishes and maintains efficient accounting systems and controls and maintains reports of a fiscal nature in accordance with city ordinances and policies adopted by Council, the law, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP).

Responsibilities include:

Andrea Davis
Assistant Finance Director
623.222.1853
andrea.davis@surpriseaz.gov
  
Nick Sarpy
Account Manager
623.222.1824
nick.sarpy@surpriseaz.gov
  • Accounting
  • Accounts Payable
  • Development Agreement
  • Fixed Assets
  • Debt Management
  • Reporting
  • Development Fees
  • Grants