Meet Amanda Charlick, Finance Clerk. She was recognized as our October employee of the month! Amanda has been exceptional while running the Finance Department during a time of transition after the departure of the Finance Director and Town Accountant. We appreciate her hard work and dedication to the Town.
Get to know Amanda:
How long you worked for the Town of Monument?
I have worked for the Town of Monument for 7 ½ years and I am looking forward to hitting the ten year mark soon.
Tell us about your job and how it impacts the Monument community.
I take care of the accounts payable and payroll so I feel that paying the bills and making sure the employees are paid helps all our departments function more efficiently for our citizens.
Describe your job in three words?
Methodical, logical and orderly.
What do you most enjoy about working for the Town of Monument?
I most enjoy working with all of my co-workers with all their different personalities.
If you could do another job for the Town of Monument for just one day, what would it be?
If I could do another job for one day I would choose Gardener, I love gardening and digging in the dirt.
What is one thing that most people don’t know about you?
I love to write, I have a dream of one day becoming a published novelist.
What is your favorite thing to do in your free time?
Snuggling with my dogs and reading a good book.
What accomplishment are you most proud of since you started working for the Town of Monument?
I feel that my greatest accomplishment since I started working here is the growth of my knowledge about my job and all the in’s and out’s of how government functions
What is the strangest thing that you have experienced while working for the Town of Monument?
There was one year that it was so windy that a trampoline rolled through the parking lot, strangely it did not hit any of the vehicles.
What’s one thing you couldn’t live without?
I could not live without my family, both the two legged ones and four legged ones.