The County Administrator is the chief administrative officer of the County under Wisconsin Statutes §59.18. The County Administrator works under the general supervision of the Administration Committee. The County Administrator administers, directs and coordinates the activities of the County personally or through County departments in accordance with laws and ordinances, policies, goals and objectives established by the County Board.
The Office of Administration oversees a budget over $80 million and a work force of more than 650 employees. The operating budget as well as a five-year Capital Improvement Plan is developed annually and presented for review and approval by the county board.