Conservative Debt Management
Under her executive leadership as Treasurer, North Carolina is one of only eight states with AAA bond rating for strong financial and debt management practices.
Focus on Financial Education
Treasurer Cowell places a high value on financial education for citizens of all ages from elementary school students to adults planning for retirement.
Because of Cowell's efforts, 1.1 million North Carolina K-12 students will receive financial education beginning this year.
Investing in North Carolina’s Future
Treasurer Cowell established the $232 million Innovation Fund to help North Carolina businesses expand their businesses and create new jobs.