GARDEN CITY, Kan. — Trista Joyce has been named the new Finney County Treasurer after she was appointed by the Republican Party on Wednesday evening.
Joyce is an accounting supervisor at Golden Plains Credit Union currently and has numerous years of living in Finney County and southwest Kansas.
Joyce will take over for current Treasurer Kelly Drees on Jan. 14 after Drees steps away following next week.
38 precinct committee members for the Finney County Republican Party submitted 44 votes. Joyce was elected with a 29-15 win over fellow candidate Emily Burns in the final running.