City of Waycross Finance Division

The mission of the Finance Department is to innovate, organize and implement sound financial stability and growth, while upholding exemplary customer service.

The Finance Division is responsible for all aspects of the financial record-keeping system of the City. This begins with detailed, realistic budgets approved by the Commission followed by accurate financial reports comparing budgets to actual revenue and expenses with explanations for all significant variances. Additionally, financial resources are identified to provide the short and long-term operations of all departments.

The Division consists of:

  • Finance Director
  • Accounting Clerks
  • Purchasing
  • Warehousing
  • Water, Sewer, Garbage, and Yard Trash Billing
  • Financial Reports

For our Budget Reports, please click the links below:

For our Financial/Audit Reports, please click the links below:
For our Property Tax Digest History, please click the link below:

Our Team


  • Finance Director

    Greg Smith
  • Purchasing Manager

    Mamie Jackson
  • Accounting Supervisor

    Maura Lake
  • Utility Supervisor

    Nancy Culpepper

Accounting Clerks

Accounting Clerks are responsible for the intake of all of the City's revenue. They also act as customer service representatives for all of the City's utility services.



The goal in purchasing is to provide a cost effective and efficient procurement system for the management, acquisition and control of supplies and services. Formal bids are items/services that will reach or exceed the cost of $5,000.

All annual bids are awarded during the month of June for the new budget year with begins in July and include boots, chemicals, concrete, fire extinguisher services, fire uniforms, janitorial supplies, mosquito spray, oil/lube, patchwork/paving, police uniforms and printing.