Cory L. Grandel, Greene County Treasurer
Department of Finance & Administration for Greene County, Pennsylvania
Email Contact: Cory Grandel Greene County Office Building, 1st Floor
93 East High Street, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370
Phone: 724-852-5225 / Fax: 724-852-5390
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m., MondayFriday
The County Treasurer is elected by the general public and is responsible for receipt, custody and disburser of monies and, as an agent of the state, the issuing of dog, hunting and fishing licenses.
Terms of Office:
December 29, 2011 Incumbent Cory L. Grandel took the Oath of Office for County Treasurer after being re-elected in the November 2011 general election; the office of County Treasurer is a 4-year term. Click here for ceremonial photo, in which he was accompanied by his two children, Jaden and Molly. Grandel has held the office of Treasurer since 2004.
Born and raised in Dry Tavern.
Proud father of son Jaden and daughter Molly and resides in Dry Tavern.
Son of Bruce and Stephanie Grandel.
Grandson of Dorothy and the late Paul Grandel of Dry Tavern and the late Steve and Anna Caro of Clarksville.
Education and Degrees:
College for Financial Planning Monroeville, PA
Chartered Mutual Fund Counselor Designation (CMFC)
Waynesburg College Waynesburg, PA
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree
Major: Finance (15 hours in Accounting)
Honors: Academic Dean's List
Graduated: December 1996
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
Business and Economics Concentration
Courses Studied: Computer Applications in Business, Psychology, Anthropology, Communications, Public Speaking
September 1993 December 1994
Career Related Licenses and Achievements:
Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Federal Examination
Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination
Pennsylvania Life & Health Agent Examination
Recognized as youngest serving County Treasurer in the State of Pennsylvania
Recognized as the youngest Treasurer ever elected in Greene County
Career Related Experience:
County of Greene Waynesburg, PA Job Title:Greene County Treasurer (Chief Financial Officer) 2004 to present
Description: Responsibilities are to receive and receipt all moneys due or accuring to the County. Responsible for the daily activities of the County Treasury and keep proper accountys of all moneys disbursed.
Duties also include issuing of licenses and permits for the Commonwealth of PA to County residents and the collection of County taxes.
County of Greene Tax Claim Bureau Waynesburg, PA Job Title: Supervisor 2004 to present
Description: Responsible for collection of county, school and township/borough delinquent taxes.
Financial Advisor Waynesburg, PA Job Title: Financial Planner December 1996 to present
Specialization in the identifying and evaluation of current and future financial concerns as well as producing strategies to meet these objectives.
Description: Responsible for implementing a plan of action such as risk management, savings to investment programs, estate planning, minimization of debt, retirement planning, and tax reduction strategies.
Edward D. Jones & Company Waynesburg, PA Job Title: Assistant Branch Office Administrator August 1996 to December 1996
Description: Responsibilities included the updating of investment portfolios, making bank deposits, and assisting in the creation of new portfolios and investments. Dealt with the adding of out-of-pocket expenses to the paybill section of the computer system, handled outgoing, as well as incoming mailings, and performed the adding of new mutual fund buys to the books.
Washington Federal Savings Bank Washington, PA Job Title: Clerk Teller February 1995 to December 1996
Description: Duties consisted of performing financial transactions by computer: mortgages, deposits, and bonds. Provided financial advice on investments.
Equipment used: computer terminal, printer, microfiche, adding machine and fax machine.
Career Related Licenses and Other Work Experience:
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA Assisted credited self-defense course generated through the BYAM Method.
Waynesburg College Delta Iota Chapter Waynesburg, PA Coordinated and managed training program of pledges of Alpha Kappa Psi. Supervised and evaluated on-going development of students.
Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity, VP of Membership (19951996)
University of Pittsburgh Martial Arts Team (19931995)
University of Pittsburgh Track & Field Team (19931994)
University of Pittsburgh Investment Club (19931994)
University of Pittsburgh Assisted credited self-defense course generated through the BYAM Method
Current Community Activities/Organizations:
Member of St. Marcellus and St. Thomas Parish
Head Coach for under 14 and under 18 Youth Soccer Teams
West Greene Area Lions Club
Sons of the American Legion Post 816
Waynesburg Elks Lodge #757
Knights of Columbus
Carmichaels Chamber of Commerce
Waynesburg Chamber of Commerce
National Riffle Association (NRA)
Board of Directors:
Greene County United Way 2005 and 2006 Campaign Chairman
Greene County United Way Vice President (20072008)
Greene County United Way President (20092010)
Greene County Youth Soccer Association Past President
Waynesburg Area Chamber of Commerce Vice President (20072008)
Waynesburg Area Chamber of Commerce Board Member (19992003, 20072008)
Jefferson Morgan School Director/Treasurer/Chair of Budget and Finance Committee (19992003)
Rices Landing Borough Councilman/Chair of Budget & Finance Committee (1998)
Greene County Retirement Board
Greene County Young Democrats Past President
Greene County Democrat Party Treasurer
Jefferson-Morgan Playground Committee Past Chairman
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Treasurer's Association Executive Board, Trustee (20072009)