Polk County Auditor
Jamie Fitzgerald is currently serving his second full term as Polk County
Auditor and Commissioner of Elections. He was appointed to the office in
January 2007 to fill the unexpired term of Michael A. Mauro, who was
elected Iowa Secretary of State.
Prior to his appointment, he worked as First Deputy Auditor and oversaw
numerous technological upgrades, including have Board of Supervisor
meetings audio recorded for the website, overseeing the creation of a
bi-weekly newsletter and automating the property transfer index.
As Auditor, Jamie has continued to implement efficiency and used
technology to benefit the public. All Board of Supervisor weekly meeting
packets (which include the agendas, summaries and minutes) are placed on
His office has also worked to place over one hundred years of Board
meetings minutes online for the public to view. This not only creates
historical transparency but also allows for a permanent backup copy of the
His office oversees all Elections in Polk County and maintains records for
over 262,574 registered voters.