Proctor’s offices of Town Clerk and Town Treasurer are held by Celia Lisananti. As the Town Clerk, her statutory duties range from recording, preserving and certifying public documents to administering oaths of office, complying with public information requests, running the local elections, maintaining the grand list, and issuing marriage licenses and licensing animals.
As Treasurer, Ms. Lisananti is responsible for keeping the town’s accounts, investing money received by the town (with the approval of the legislative body), keeping a record of the taxes voted and paying orders drawn on her by officials authorized by law to draw orders on town accounts. She works with the independent auditors to settle town accounts prior to the annual meeting, and she is provides the Selectboard with information about town finances. Ms. Lisananti also serves as the collector of current taxes and is the district school treasurer.. Mary Dahlin is the collector of delinquent taxes.
Ms. Lisananti is assisted in her duties by Rhoda Grace, the Assistant Town Clerk/Treasurer.