Sarah Beth Meighen
Sarah Beth Meighen, Posey County Auditor
Sarah Beth Meighen has been the Posey County Auditor since January 1, 2016. Prior to holding the office, she served as a Field Auditor for the Indiana State Board of Accounts, Manager of Internal Audit for Accuride Corporation, and Senior Internal Auditor for Old National Bank. She holds a Bachelor’s of Accounting degree from University of Southern of Indiana; she graduated in 2003.
Sarah Beth is basically the CFO of the County. As Auditor, she is responsible for drafting and maintaining the County budget, advising the Board of Commissioners and the County Council on financial and policy issues, and performing clerk and secretary duties for a number of different boards and commissions. She is also responsible for reporting all of the County’s financial information to the State each year and serves as the liaison between the County and the Indiana State Board of Accounts on financial issues.
Sarah Beth and her husband Michael, who is Global Director of Health, Safety and Security for Kinross Gold; and her son Hank, who is a student at St. Matthew School and a two time County wrestling champion, reside in Mount Vernon. They have called Posey County home for 12 years. In her free time, Sarah Beth enjoys volunteering at Saint Matthew, spending time with her friends and family, and being involved in all her son’s activities.