Finance Committee

The Finance Committee is an arm of the Town Meeting and is responsible to consider matters relating to the appropriation, expenditure or borrowing of funds by the Town of Vernon. As part of its consideration, it makes recommendations to annual and special town meetings and other municipal boards and officials. The primary responsibility of the Finance Committee is its consideration of the annual town budget. The committee reviews budget requests and furnishes recommendations to the Town Meeting.


  • Chairperson Carl Fortner
  • Town Supervisor Laureen Dashek
  • Committee Member Tom Tomasik
  • Committee Member Ed Hall
  • Town Clerk/Treasurer Karen Schuh