Ron Woody, County Executive

Ron Wood - County Executive

Title, Authority, and Responsibility

The County Executive is the chief financial officer of the county. He is sometimes referred to as fiscal agent. In recent years some counties have changed the title to County Mayor. Whether County Executive or County Mayor, chief financial official or fiscal agent, the authority and duties remain the same, that being financial management.


  • He signs or co-signs all county checks.
  • He may examine the accounts of the county officers to verify each item of expenditure or revenue.
  • He audits all claims for money against the county.
  • He has a strong role in the budgetary process and presents the consolidated budget for each fiscal year to the county budget committee and to the county legislative body.
  • He or a designated representative serves as a nonvoting, ex officio member of each committee of the county legislative body and of each board, commission or authority of the county government.

Important Info

Roane County Executive’s Office

P.O. Box 643
Kingston, TN 37763

Phone: 865-376-5578
Fax: 865-717-4215

Office Staff:

Bonnie Angus
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 865-717-4102

Amber Cofer
Executive Assistant
Phone: 865-717-4103

Lyndsay Collins
Grants Administrator
Phone: 865-717-4101

Jack Jinks
Consultant to various departments

Published Article/Speech

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County Executive’s Newsletters

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County Executive’s Reports to Commission

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