Appointment of Ms. Mary Jan Bossert as Chipley Finance Director

Chipley, FL — In a significant move to strengthen the city’s financial oversight and management, the Chipley City Council has approved the appointment of Ms. Mary Jan Bossert as the new Finance Director. This decision was made during Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, marking a pivotal moment for Chipley’s financial administration.

Ms. Bossert brings with her an impressive 16 years of experience in finance and government, nearly 13 of which have been dedicated to serving the City of Chipley. Throughout her tenure in government finance, she has been instrumental in collaborating with the management team to drive various projects, streamline administrative operations, and ensure timely completion of critical tasks. Her expertise spans across human resources, payroll functions, and a broad spectrum of financial responsibilities, including tax revenue management, general ledger account balancing, and comprehensive financial reporting.

Beyond her extensive experience within the City of Chipley, Ms. Bossert has also served as a compliance officer, managing teams and overseeing real estate transactions. However, her true passion lies in government service, where she has continually demonstrated a commitment to enhancing the city’s financial health and operational efficiency.

Chipley City Administrator Patrice Tanner expressed her confidence in the new appointment, stating, “I believe in nothing less than having an extraordinary team in place to accomplish the goals and objectives we need to achieve to keep our city moving in a positive direction. Mrs. Mary Jan Bossert will be an incredible addition to our team.”

Ms. Bossert’s multifaceted experience and dedication to public service make her a valuable asset to Chipley’s administrative team. Her appointment is expected to bring renewed vigor and strategic direction to the city’s financial operations, ensuring robust financial management and accountability.

The City of Chipley looks forward to the positive impact Ms. Bossert will undoubtedly bring to her new role as Finance Director, fostering a culture of excellence and fiscal responsibility.