Lewis County Mayor Jonah Keltner

110 North Park Ave Room 107
Hohenwald, TN 38462
P: 931-796-3378
F: 931-796-6010

Office Hours: 7:30 – 4:00 M-F

County Mayor Jonah Keltner is the chief financial officer for Lewis County.  As CFO, the County Mayor is responsible for compiling a budget for all county departments, offices and agencies, which he then presents to the Board of Commissioners for approval.  Once the budget is approved, the County Mayor routinely examines the accounts of all county offices to ensure they are being properly managed.

Mayor Keltner and his staff which includes Johnny Clayton, Sandra Collins, and Renee Odom are also responsible for administering the payroll function of all Lewis County Government employees, as well as managing various bank accounts, finance, accounts payable, accounts receivable and solid waste payment duties.  Additionally, the County Mayor’s office is responsible for supervising the county’s insurance and liability needs, administering employee benefits, and serves as the Lewis County Government human resources department.

The County Mayor serves as a non-voting, ex-officio member of the Board of Commissioners and on each committee of the Board of Commissioners, in addition to each board, commission, or authority of the county government.  The County Mayor has a large role of leadership throughout the community, and has the care and custody of all county property, unless it is placed with another officer.

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Chief Operating Officer Accounts Administration Purchasing
Johnny Clayton Sandra Collins Renee Odom