LaWandaÂ Pemberton, County Administrator
The County Administrator is the chief executive officer of County government under the auspices of the Taylor County Board of County Commissioners. It is the responsibility of the County Administrator to implement all decisions, policies, goals, programs, and motions of the Board.
The County Administrator’s Office in conjunction with the Director of Finance and the Clerk also recommends an annual county operating and capital improvement budget to the Board and coordinates the Board of County Commissioner’s meeting agendas and workshops.
The position of County Administrator is a combination of administration and advisory, it includes researching options and alternatives for the Board as they enact legislative and policy direction for County government. The Administrator then implements the ordinances, resolutions, and policies of the County Commission in the most effective and efficient manner possible, and delivers essential services to the citizens of the county as established and resourced by the Board.
The Administrator also represents the Board as a liaison between the Board with the other elected officials of Taylor County, as well as state and other local officials.