Wendy Ryerson

Chief County Assessment Office
Title: Chief County Assessment Officer
Phone: 815-288-4483
Wendy Ryerson

Wendy J. Ryerson, CIAO-I, has worked in the Assessment Office since 1986, serving first as a Deputy Assessor and then appointed as the Chief County Assessment Officer in 2000. 

Illinois Property Assessment Institute
Since 1996 Wendy has served as an instructor for the Illinois Property Assessment Institute, an organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities to assessment professionals throughout the state.

?Leadership Positions
She has served in numerous leadership positions, including President of the Illinois County Assessment Officers Association (2004 to 2005), President of the North Central Regional Association of Assessing Officials (2004 to 2005), and President of the Illinois Association of County Officials (2011).

In March of 2006, Wendy was presented the Marshall Theroux Memorial Award in recognition of leadership and distinguished achievement in the Illinois assessment profession. She was also awarded the Certified Illinois Assessing Officer designation in 1987, and the Certified Illinois Assessing Officer - Intermediate in 1996.  

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