Jean brings over 30 years of experience to the office of Chief Deputy. She started her career in government working for the Liberty Township Trustee’s office. There she learned the real estate and personal property assessment duties. From 1989 to 1996, Jean worked in the Porter County Assessor’s office. In 1997 she left to become Liberty Township’s first Township Assessor, a post she held until 2008. She returned to work for the County Assessor, and in 2011 became head of the Residential Real Estate Department. As the Chief Deputy, Jean’s office is located in Suite 302.