A five member committee consisting of one current member each from the Select Board, School Committee and Finance Committee plus two at-large members appointed by the Select Board and School Committee jointly and serving a two year term.
Kris Moussette, Chair Select Board & School Committee Appointment Term expires: June 30, 2024
Maureen Doherty, Select Board
Jenifer Sellon, School Committee
Greta Thurston, Finance Committee
Kelly Bussiere Select Board & School Committee Appointment Term expires: June 30, 2025
Specific duties of the Audit Committee shall include, but are not limited to:
Any other duties that are ordinarily performed by governmental audit committees, whenever necessary or appropriate.
Establish a confidential process to receive, investigate and advise the Town Manager and Select Board about complaints and questions regarding accounting or management practices from Town employees.
Relationship, scope of services, and oversight of the work of independent accountant(s) and independent auditor(s) retained to issue independent reports, audits or other services for the Town.
Report annually to the Select Board how the Audit Committee discharged its duties and responsibilities for the immediately preceding audit and advise the Select Board, as appropriate.
Review and monitor the Town’s financial reports, reporting processes and internal controls.
Review management letters and similar communications, the Town’s response, and implementation of corrective action plans.
Subject to the availability of funding, engage financial experts in connection with the performance of its duties under this bylaw.