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Diane M. Waldron, CPA
Director of Finance and Administrative Services

Karen T. Bachand, CPS
Executive Secretary
Phone: 860-652-7586
Fax: 860-652-7590

Financial Administration
  • Compiles Operating and Five-Year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for the Town Manager's review.
  • Implements renewal and procurement of the Town's and Education's insurance coverage in coordination with the Agent of Record and recommendations of the Insurance Advisory Committee.
  • Prepares financing plan for funding capital projects
  • Schedules bond issues in accordance with CIP and prepares Official statements for bond issuance
  • Meets with rating agency’s to attain rating for bond sales
  • Oversees and monitors Pension Investment manager

Financial Administration also includes:

-Information Technology

Goals for 2012

  • Retain GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award and continue with improvements to the budget format
  • Maintain Aaa and AAA ratings with Moody's and Standard & Poors, respectively.
  • Implement pilot purchasing card program; plan for implementation of expanded purchasing card use by staff based upon review and results of pilot.
  • Continue expansion of fiber optic network.
  • Expand e-commerce functionality with all town departments for on-line payment capability and data lookup.
  • Continue to implement consultant's procedural review recommendations.
  • Continue coordination of "green initiatives."
  • Continue Server Virtualization to reduce physical servers from 22 to 10 over five years.
  • Complete implementation of software enhancements throughout organization.
  • Evaluate multiple regional software applications as available and applicable.

Financial Administration
Town Hall, Second Level
2155 Main Street, PO Box 6523
Glastonbury, CT 06033-6523


Last updated: 10/27/2014 11:21:22 AM