County Administration

The County Administrator's Office assists the Board of Supervisors in managing, directing, and coordinating the operation of all departments over which the board exercises control. Major activities of the office include:

  • Review of agenda items for the Board of Supervisors meetings
  • Evaluation of performance of appointed department heads
  • Coordination of the county's emergency services
  • Legislative analysis for the Board of Supervisors and county departments
  • Preparation of studies and analyses, including quarterly financial reports and multi-year budget projections
  • Preparation of the county budget
  • Oversight of the preparation of the county's capital improvement plan
  • Staff services to the courts and health and human services council
  • Management of centralized purchasing system
  • Oversight of solid waste management system

Appointed Officials

Delois Farmer

Department Staff

Deanna Collier - Comptroller -
Deanna Blackwell - Purchasing Clerk -
Scottie Livingston - Receiving Clerk


Oktibbeha County Courthouse Annex
108 W. Main
39759 Starkville , MS
Phone: (662) 323-1520
Fax: (662) 338-1065