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Bryan Friedman, Director of Finance and Development

The Director of Finance and Development is responsible for Directing and supervising the personnel and activities of the finance area; which include preparing the operating budget, annual financial audit, cash management, accounting, payroll, investments, reviewing and approving all warrants, and assisting the City Administrator with special projects, risk management, and serving as City Treasurer.

Lisa Frasier, Financial Assistant


The Financial Assistant is responsible for handling the daily activities involving governmental fund accounting, accounts payable and receivable, budgeting and auditing. This position maintains all financial records, including general ledger, cash receipts, journals, posts cash receipts, interdepartmental transfers and journal entries. The Financial Assistant reconciles and balances all bank accounts, fund balances, monthly bank statements and investment income. 

The position also prepares monthly financial reports and presents options and makes recommendations regarding the financial management of the City's operations. This position assists in the development, preparation and administration of the annual operating budget and conducts budget-related research as required. The Financial Assistant prepares and timely submits certified budget in accordance with applicable State requirements and prepares the Annual Road Use Tax Report and the Financial Report.

Danielle Rogers, Community Marketing Manager


The Community Marketing Manager is responsible for leading the development and execution of strategic marketing, branding, and communications approaches to increase citizen and visitor engagement in Newton and improve public perception of the community. The Community Marketing Manager serves as direct staff support to the Community Marketing Board and works closely with all city departments and local economic development organizations.

Bryan Friedman
Director of Finance and Development

Ph: (641) 792-2787 

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Lisa Frasier
Financial Assistant

Ph: (641) 792-2787 

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Danielle Rogers
Community Marketing Manager

Ph: (641) 792-2787 

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