The Assessor is an elected position and serves a four (4) year term. This official must meet the qualifications prescribed by IC 3-8-1-23. The primary duties of the Assessor are to certify the assessed values to the Auditor IC 6-1.1-4-24, serve as the secretary of the county property tax board of appeals IC 6-1.1-28-1, and equalize assessments. The full list of specific duties of the Assessor are defined in IC 36-2-15.
To ensure that all assessments of both real and personal property are accurate and that the assessed values are calculated according to state regulations.
Chief Deputy: Rita Carr
Corrections of Real Estate: Diana Fear
Business/Farm, Personal Property Inheritance, Mobile Homes: Marsha Otte; Marilyn Waltz
Sales Disclosures, Transfer: Molly Ebert, Jennifer Johnson
Field: DeWayne Hines
Part-time: Bob Blessing, Michelle Keller