Office Manager Janis Echard
Office Manager Janis Echard oversees the sheriff's offices general business. She is responsible for managing accounts payable, processing administrative calls, records management, processing reports and citations to the District Court and County Attorney's Offices, making daily settlements with the Cherokee County Treasurer's Office, ensuring civil process is received, maintained and tracked.
She routinely works with the public, whether it be to conduct a vehicle inspection, supply and process reports to residents or other interested parties, process concealed handgun carry permits or register sex, drug and violent offenders.
Office Manager Echard also serves as our agency Freedom of Information Act / Kansas Open Records Act Officer. Requests for documents under the Kansas Open Records Act may be done in writing, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.