Deb Lane, CIAO-I, was appointed assessor of the Meriden, Ophir & Troy Grove Multi Township Assessment District (M.A.T.D.) in 1998 and elected to the position soon after. Deb has continued to be reelected by her constituents ever since. In addition to her elected duties, Deb has been the contracted assessor for Freedom and Serena Townships since 2018. On top of all that assessment work, Deb also works for the South Ottawa Township Assessor.
Deb is past president of the Illinois Assessors Association and the CIAO Association. She is also a past board member of Township Officials of Illinois. Currently, Deb sits on the boards of the CIAO Association and LaSalle County Township Officials Association. She is also a member of the LaSalle County Zoning and Appeal Board and has served as an election judge in LaSalle County for over 30 years.
In her free time, Deb enjoys spending time with her husband Roger of 40 years, cooking, weekend trips, quilting and working in her yard.