Auditor-Treasurer Department

Mission Statement:

To perform professionally the statutory duties of the County Auditor-Treasurer with integrity, independence, and a spirit of technological innovation while emphasizing outstanding customer service, excellent public information, and efficiency.


The Auditor-Treasurer serves as:

  • Chief financial and investment officer
  • Chief election official
  • Administrator of all aspects of property taxation as well as special assessments and ditch
  • Liaison between 16 township boards, 7 city councils, 32 precincts, 8 school districts, and 4 neighboring counties with drainage issues
  • Member of the County Board of Equalization, the County Canvassing Committee, County Extension Committee and various other committees, councils, and boards as appointed or directed by the County Board of Commissioners.

Auditor-Treasurer Staff

Auditor-Treasurer: Kelly Hotovec
Assistant Auditor-Treasurer: Amy Kral
Property Tax Specialist: Resa Harris
Property Maintenance & Drainage Specialist: Jill Derksen
Property Maintenance & Collections Specialist: Cindy Rueckert 
Financial Manager: Steven Rutscher
Financial Specialist:
Traci Abrahamson
Financial Technician: Shawn Wilfahrt
 

Contact Auditor-Treasurer Office

General

Brown County Courthouse
14 S State Street
PO Box 115
New Ulm, MN 56073-0115

Located on the 2nd floor, Rm 206
Hours: 8 am – 4:30pm Weekdays

Telephone: (507) 233-6613
Fax: (507) 359-1430

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Elections

Telephone: (507) 233-6614

Email Brown County Elections

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Notice

Data Practices:

Salary Compliance Notice:

Performance Measure Report (PDF)

Contact

Office Hours: 8am to 4:30pm (most offices)

Main Office Phone: 507-233-6600

Courthouse Address:
14 S State St
New Ulm, MN 56073

Individual Office Hours may vary.

 

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