The mission of the Wilson County Finance Department is to provide timely, accurate and complete information and support to departments and the community by maintaining accounting and financial reporting systems and communicating policies and procedures necessary to ensure the proper and efficient use of county funds.

It is the vision of the Wilson County Finance Department to meet the financial and accounting needs of Wilson County with quality performance by providing customer service in a professional, courteous and service-oriented manner. 

Duties and Responsibilities
The Wilson County Finance Department functions under the North Carolina Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act. The Finance Office collects and disburses all funds of Wilson County in compliance with North Carolina General Statutes and the County's budget ordinance.

The Finance Office processes all of the following:
  • Accounts payable
  • Purchase orders
  • Accounts receivable


Wilson County's fixed assets and inventory are maintained in the Finance Office and are updated as needed. All reserve funds are invested by the Finance Director in compliance with G.S. 159-30. Wilson County employees are paid once a month through direct deposit.

  • Accountant/AP Supervisor -- Melissa Pitt
  • Accountant/Projects -- Becky Moore
  • Accountant/Financial Services -- Pam Beaman
  • Accounting Technician/AP/Office Assistant -- Courtney Bissette
  • Accounting Technician/AR -- Terry Chapman