The Finance Department handles the following functions for the City of Cortez:

  • Payroll
  • Sales Tax
  • Utility Billing (Water and Refuse)
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounting
  • Budgeting

An annual audit of the City’s financial statements is conducted the first quarter of each year for the prior year’s statements.


  • Kelly Koskie, Finance Director 970-565-3402  
  • David Schaak, Utility Billing  970-564-4012
  • Sara Coffey, Sales Tax 970-564-4006
  • Lynette Reece, Payroll 970-564-4010
  • MJ Rieke, Accounts Payable 970-564-4013