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  • Hired by the County Commission.
  • Serves as administrative officer of the County.
  • Performs research on a variety of administrative and operational issues and presents recommendations to improve efficiency and effectiveness of county government services.
  • Reviews all requests for action brought before the County Commissioin.
  • Coordinates county departments in implementation of the policies established by the Commission.  Prepares the annual budget. 
  • Supervises accounts payable, payroll, human resource division and central purchasing for the county.
  • Represents the county on boards and commissions as required.

Contact the Administrator:
Rita Deister, County Administrator
300 W. Ash, Room 217
P.O. Box 5040
Salina, KS  67402-5040
Phone: 785-309-5810
Fax: 785-309-5811