Department Functions
To oversee daily operations of Hampton County Government and execute the policies and directives of County Council. Hampton County operates within the "Council-Administrator" form of Government. This form of government appoints a professional public administrator to be the administrative head of county government.

  • Serves as chief administrative officer of the county
  • Executes the policies, directives, and legislative actions of County Council
  • Directs and coordinates activities of Hampton County Government
  • Prepares annual budget request for County Council
  • Supervises the spending of County funds as directed by County Council or in accordance with the approved County budget
  • Prepares financial and administrative reports for County Council
  • Administers county personnel policies, including salary and classification plans approved by County Council
  • Responds to requests for information and/or assistance from individuals, business and private organizations, other governments and community groups.
  • Works with elected officials (local, state, and national) to ensure that all County departments are operating in the most efficient and effective way to provide services and accountability to the County's taxpayers (citizens).