Finance Department
The Finance Department's primary responsibilities include: 

  • maintaining all accounting records for the City,
  • maintaining the City’s financial software system,
  • coordinating preparation of the City’s Annual Budget,
  • maintaining all payroll, benefit, and time records and processes bi-weekly payroll disbursements,
  • maintaining the purchasing and accounts payable records and prepares disbursements,
  • preparing interim financial statements and other annual regulatory reports,
  • maintaining pension records, monitoring City’s Trust funds for its retirement programs, and coordinating preparation of annual actuary reports for City’s pension and retiree health care plans,
  • coordinating the City’s risk management, insurance, debt issuance programs,
  • coordinating with external auditors preparation of the City’s Annual Financial Report,

Financial reports which are available for review on this website include: 

Contact Information

City of Auburn Hills
Finance Department
1827 N. Squirrel Road
Auburn Hills, Michigan 48326
Phone: 248.370.9400
Fax: 248.370.1078
Business Hours: M-F, 8 am - 5 pm


Michelle Schulz, Finance Director/Treasurer
Phone: 248.364.6819

Michelle oversees the City’s annual financial audit, annual budget process, accounts payable, payroll, grant management, risk management, cash and investments, accounts receivable, property tax administration, pension administration, and internal audit reviews.  She has completed a number of accredited continued professional education courses focused on municipal accounting and finance topics.  Michelle possesses a Bachelor of Science degree and has previously practiced as a Certified Public Accountant.  She is a member of the Michigan Association of CPA’s (MICPA), Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), Michigan Government Finance Officers Association (MGFOA), and Michigan Municipal Treasurer Association (MMTA).  Most recently, Michelle has joined MI Bright Future and volunteers as a career coach for high school students interested in business related careers.  Michelle joined the City staff in 2007.

Connie Bommarito, Accountant
Phone: 248.364.6723

Auburn Hills Payroll
Phone: 248.364.6723

Auburn Hills Payables
Phone: 248.364.6817