The Association of Indiana Counties (AIC) announced that Marshall County Assessor Debbie Dunning received the 2022 Outstanding County Assessor Award. The award recognized her contributions made to county government throughout her years of public service.

Currently completing her 4th term as Marshall County Assessor, Debbie has worked in the County Assessor Office since 2000 and has a Level 3 Assessor/Appraiser Certification.  She is a licensed Real Estate Appraiser, licensed Real Estate Broker and has 11 years mortgage banking experience.  Debbie enjoys the challenges of assessing real estate and her office strives to work as a team with other Marshall County offices, to serve and educate taxpayers, and to enforce assessment standards in Indiana.  She will be retiring at the end of this year.

The award was presented during the AIC’s 64th Annual Conference in St. Joseph County. The AIC’s Annual Conference is the largest gathering of county officials in the state. Representatives from public agencies, private entities, and local elected officials addressed issues such as cash flow and public funds management, American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), health care, appeals and permitting, redistricting, energy, HR, broadband, highway funding and asset management, and so much more.

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The Association of Indiana Counties, Inc. is a nonprofit organization established in 1957 for the betterment of county government. The various functions of the AIC include lobbying the Indiana General Assembly on behalf of counties, serving as liaison among counties, state and federal agencies as well as providing technical assistance and training to county officials and employees.