Lucinda A. Anstaett serves the citizens of Kansas as the Director of Cash Management.
The Cash Management Department, composed of a staff of seven, is responsible for the accurate and timely receipt, recording and depositing of all state moneys and also for the accurate recording of all disbursements. The department ensures that the money deposited in any Kansas bank is secured - either by FDIC coverage or by proper collateralization. They work closely with the Pooled Money Investment Board, projecting the State's cash flow and daily cash position for investment. Through the Aid to Local Units of Government, this department distributes various moneys to city and county governments according to statutory provisions. Additionally, the department administers the Agriculture Production Loan Deposit Program and the Kansas Housing Loan Deposit Program.
Lucinda is a 1974 graduate of Pittsburg State University. She has worked as an accountant for various businesses in charge of accounts payable and receivable, financial reporting, and program management.
Before relocating to Topeka in 2004, she was active in a number of local organizations, including the boards of the Harvey County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault and the Harvey County Health Department. She was a member of the Leadership Newton class of 1990 and served on the School Bond Issue and construction steering committee for USD 373. In Topeka, Lucinda has been involved with Mainstream, Inc. and PEO.
She enjoys quilting, golf and gardening.