Finance

finance_manThe Finance Department, consistent with the City of Fayetteville’s core values, serves other departments, citizens, and the community with RESPECT:

  • Responsibility,
  • Ethics,
  • Stewardship,
  • Professionalism,
  • Entrepreneurial spirit,
  • Commitment, and
  • Teamwork.

The Finance Department is committed to providing timely, accurate, and concise financial information, and reports.

Functionally, the department consists of: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Collections, Payroll, Cash and Debt Management, and Risk Management. The department plays a key role in every financial transaction ranging from processing payroll checks to managing investments.

The main office of the Finance Department is located on the second floor of the City Hall, 433 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301.


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Contact

Main Finance Office

  • Phone - (910) 433-1781
  • Mailing Address:
    City of Fayetteville
    P.O. Drawer D
    433 Hay Street
    Fayetteville, NC 28302-1746

Other Finance Divisions

Accounts Payable

  • Phone - (910) 433-1673 / 433-1670
  • Fax - (910) 433-1680
  • Located on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 433 Hay Street

Accounts Receivable

  • Phone - (910) 433-1782
  • Fax - (910) 433-1680
  • Located on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 433 Hay Street
Assessments

  • Phone - (910) 433-1684
  • Fax - (910) 433-1680
  • Located on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 433 Hay Street

Collections

  • Phone - (910) 433-1676 / 433-1030 / 433-1678
  • Fax - (910) 433-1780
  • Located on the 1st floor of City Hall, 433 Hay Street

Payroll

  • Phone - (910) 433-1681 / 433-1685 / 433-1686
  • Fax - (910) 433-1680
  • Located on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 433 Hay Street


Staff 

Cheryl Spivey

Cheryl Spivey, Chief Financial Officer

Biography

Cheryl is the Chief Financial Officer for the City of Fayetteville, in which she has served since February 2016. She has more than 25 years of local government finance experience in North Carolina.  Just prior to coming to work for the City, she served as Chief Financial Officer for Cape Fear Public Utility Authority in Wilmington. She has also held financial management positions with Wake County, Town of Cary and the NC Local Government Commission. She is originally from Vanceboro, NC.  She now resides with her husband in Fayetteville, and is a member of Trinity United Methodist Church on Raeford Road.

Cheryl is a Certified Public Accountant, and earned her Business Administration - Accounting degree from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.

As the Chief Financial Officer, she is responsible for the City’s finances, including accounting operations, treasury, debt management, financial reporting, payroll, risk management, grant compliance, purchasing, the local small business disadvantaged business enterprise program, and external audit coordination. She also serves on the Linear Park. Inc. and Firefighters’ Relief Fund.  

StaffTitleDepartmentsPhoneEmail
Alston, SamariaPayroll TechnicianFinance(910) 433-1681
Anderson, Kristyn Administrative AssistantFinance(910) 433-1781
Atkinson, NuchelleAR Accounting Technician - Property Assessment ClerkFinance(910) 433-1684
Bates, JodiPayroll Technician-CollectionsFinance(910) 433-1685
Best, Patricia Accounting Technician- CollectionsFinance(910) 433-1030
Beutelspacher, Deborah Office Assistant IIFinance(910) 433-1687
Bradshaw, Ashley BuyerFinance(910) 433-1359
Daquil, Linda Collections SupervisorFinance(910) 433-1675
Donegain, Michelle Accounting ManagerFinance(910) 433-1677
Gibson, Johniece Accounting Technician- CollectionsFinance(910) 433-1676
Gilmore, AshleyFinancial AnalystFinance(910) 433-1644
Hyman, Shirley AP Accounting TechnicianFinance(910) 433-1670
Knight, Samantha AccountantFinance(910) 433-1684
Mailu, ElizabethFEMA Accounting Tech Temp.Finance(910) 433-1357
McLaurin, Brittany Financial AnalystFinance(910) 433-1306
McLean, Lashanda Financial AnalystFinance(910) 433-1785
Oxendine, RayTreasurerFinance(910) 433-1683
Pope, StephanieRisk Management CoordinatorFinance(910) 433-1769
Powell, Brenda Senior Financial AnalystFinance(910) 433-1679
Pressley, Christine Accounts Payable SupervisorFinance(910) 433-1673