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Owen County Government

The official Owen County Government website provides you with a listing of County Officials and Offices along with their contact information.  Additionally it provides you with additional information on interesting aspects of Sweet Owen.



•George Jennings
•Donnie Minnick 
•Rich Foutch

County Council – Meetings 2nd Monday of each Month at 7:00 p.m.

•At Large- Mike Wood
•At Large – Mark Snapp 
•At Large – Irma Jean Franklin 
•District 1 – Nick Robertson 
•District 2 – Anton Neff 
•District 3 – Chuck Hess   
•District 4 – Patty Steward  


Township Trustees

•Clay – Karen Freeman 
•Franklin – LeRoy Gentry 
•Harrison – Robert Janke 
•Jackson – Janet Paris
•Jefferson – Mary Hochstetler
•Jennings – Susan Nichols 
•Lafayette – Lois Bixler
•Marion – James Elliott 
•Montgomery – Sue Carpenter 
•Morgan – Patricia Flowers
•Taylor – Mark McCammon
•Washington – Patty Edwards
•Wayne – Kyle Hall 


County Departments

•Assessor - Kenny Anderson

•Auditor – Angie Lawson 

•Building Department – Dennis Burden   

•Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children – Teena M. Jennings 

Circuit Court Judge – Honorable Frank M. Nardi 

•Clerk – Jeff Brothers 

•Coroner – Stan Frank

•Election Board & Voter Registration
             •Election Deputy - LInda Roy

•Emergency Management
             •Director - Jack White

•Health Department
             •Health Officer - Dr. Adam Spaetti
             •Office Manager - Sheila Reeves

•Prosecutor / IV-D Child Support
             •Prosecuting Attorney - Donald VanDerMoere

•Recycling Center
             •Director - Robert (Bob) Clark

•Sheriff - Chester Richardson III

•Surveyor - David Meir

•Treasurer - Tami Snodgrass

•Recorder - Peggy Robertson

•Veterans Affairs - Ron Morley


Town Clerks

•Gosport – Wyatt Holsapple
•Spencer – Cheryl Moke




Purdue Extension suggests the following links for information regarding Local Government.

Purdue Extension For Local Government Program - Resources provided by Purdue Extension to help communities to provide opportunities for economic prosperity and for satisfying lives.

Purdue Extension Local Government Finance Page - Provides Hot Topics of current issues, in depth local government topics, reference documents, data, glossary, references and links on important issues facing Indiana's local government.

Purdue Land Use Team - Offers educational materials and programming to address land use issues in Indiana.