State Auditor Andrea Lea will be the guest speaker at the Drew County Republican Party lunch in Monticello on Wednesday, August 7, from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Los Arcos Restaurant. The meeting is open to the public.

Lea was elected the 40th Auditor of State.

As state Auditor, Lea is putting her experience to work as the state’s general accountant, administrator of the Arkansas Unclaimed Property Act, and payroll officer for over 600 elected officials and their employees, according to a news release announcing the . She is partnering with businesses and using technology to improve the way unclaimed property is reported to the state and returned to the rightful owners through the Great Arkansas Treasure Hunt. She is also working to reduce operating expenses and establish transparency as the foundation of the Auditor’s office, according to a news release announcing the Drew County GOP lunch meeting.

“Please join us in welcoming State Auditor Andrea Lea to Drew County,” said Drew County Republican Party Chairman, Diana Harton.

For more information contact Harton at 870-723-5701.