Finance

Agata Herasimowicz
Finance Director 

1 Elizabeth Street
Derby, CT 06418
203-736-1456  phone
203-736-1458 fax
aherasimowicz@derbyct.gov  

Maria Abel
Assistant to Finance Director 

203-736-1456  phone
 203-736-1458 fax
mabel@derbyct.gov  
 

Susannah Hidu
Assistant to Finance Director 

203-736-1456  phone
203-736-1458 fax
shidu@derbyct.gov

Vacant
Assistant to Finance Director 

203-736-1456  phone
203-736-1458 fax
@derbyct.gov 
 

Mission Statement    

The Finance department’s function is to carry-out the decisions made by the City’s fiscal authority The Board of Apportionment and Taxation (BOAT). The finance department responsibilities are to administer cash management, accounts payable and payroll. To provide timely and accurate financial information to the BOAT and town management to assist in decision making. The cities taxpayers are our “customers”. People who come into the finance department are employees and outside vendors looking for (individual employee) or city financial information.  

Finance Department Services:    

  • Calculate the annual city budget and mill rate  
  • Prepare year-end financial information for city audit  
  • Prepare monthly budget vs actual expenditure and revenues report  
  • Process weekly payroll and issue all disbursements in a timely manner  
  • Provides Human Resource information and documentation regarding employee benefits for employees and their dependents