In Spencer County, we are fortunate to have many different elected officials who have a true passion to see our communities thrive.

Spencer County Cities and Towns
Town of Chrisney
Council President Neal Dougan
Clerk-Treasurer Kim Litkenhus
Vice President Mason Seay
Karen Waninger
30 E Chestnut Street
Chrisney, IN 47611
812-362-8668
City of Rockport
Mayor Gay Ann Harney rockportmayor@yahoo.com
Council President Connie Hargis
Clerk-Treasurer Susie Roberts
Fermin Yearby
Roxie Decker
Joe Carpenter
Donna Lashley
426 Main Street
Rockport, IN 47635
812-649-2242
http://www.cityofrockport-in.gov/

City of Rockport Board of Public Works
Mayor Gay Ann Harney
Connie Hargis
Roxie Decker

Town of Dale
Council President Ray Striegel
Clerk-Treasurer Cindy Morrison
Vice President Ken Beasley
Deloss Painter
Rick Hile
Don Wertman
103 N Wallace St.
Dale, IN 47523
812-937-2086
Town of Santa Claus
Council President John Bowen
Clerk-Treasurer Kelly Greulich
Vice President Mike Johannes
Kevin Burke
Seth Windell
Sherrill Clark
90 N Holiday Blvd.
Santa Claus, IN 47579
812-937-2551
santaclaus@psci.net
Town of Gentryville
Council President Martha DeWitt
Clerk-Treasurer Marcia Burden
Adrian John Blakey
Kris Kendell
240 W Boone St.
Gentryville, IN 47537
812-937-2407
gentryvilletwn@psci.net
Town of Richland
Council President Dan Kincaid
Clerk-Treasurer Melavadene Below
Vice President Ellen Sarver
Terry Sarver
Nathan Jones
Ann Decker
4259 N State Road 161
Richland, IN. 47634
812-359-4451
Town of Grandview
Council President Jenny Weatherholt
Clerk-Treasurer Donna Burrows
Angie Fischer
Rob Burrows
Gary Griepenstroh
316 Main Street
Grandview, IN 47615
812-649-2573
Spencer County Commissioners

County Commissioners meet the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month at 2 p.m.
The Drainage Board meets prior at 1:30 p.m.

Representing District 1 (Ohio and Luce Townships)
James Seiler-President
2467 N. Orchard Rd.
Rockport, IN 47635
812 686-3102

Representing District 2 (Carter, Clay, Grass,  Jackson Townships)
Thomas A. (Al) Logsdon
PO Box 733
Santa Claus, IN 47579
(812)544-2898
alogsdon@psci.net

Representing District 3 (Hammond, Huff, Harrison Townships)
Thomas “Tom” Brown-Vice President
6378 E CR 700N
Grandview, IN 47615
(812)362-8302
hischild4ever51@hotmail.com

Common Council

The Spencer County Common Council meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m. CST.

District 1 (Grass, Jackson, Luce Townships)
Steve Winsett
8984 N. Old State Road
Chrisney, IN 47611
812 362-7335

District 2 (Ohio Township)
Blake Bunner, president
4674 N. Silverdale Road
Rockport, IN 47635
812 362-8279

District 3 (Carter & Clay Townships)
Jack Kroeger
PO Box 668
Santa Claus, IN 47579
812 544-2762

District 4 (Hammond, Harrison & Huff Townships)
Todd Ruxer
20690 N. Dilger Rd.
St. Meinrad, IN 47577
812 357-2650

At Large
Matthew Knepper
19862 N. Dilger Rd.
Saint Meinrad, IN 47577
812 549-5463
mcb0479@hotmail.com

Aaron P.Benton, vice president
2322 W County Road 25 N
Rockport, IN 47635
812 649-9629

David J. Gogel
19582 N. County Road 800 E
Ferdinand, IN 47532
812 937-4920

Spencer County Courthouse

The Spencer County courthouse is located at 200 Main Street in Rockport.

Spencer County Auditor-Autumn Goodman Winkler
Spencer County Courthouse
200 Main St.
Rockport, IN 47635
812-649-2381
arwinkler@psci.net

County Sheriff
Jim McDurmon
120 N. 2nd Street
Rockport, IN 47635
Phone: 812-649-2286
Fax: 812-649-6489
sheriff@spencercounty.in.gov

John Rudisill-Election officer
Spencer County Courthouse
Second Floor Rm. 5
200 Main St.
PO Box 12
Rockport, IN 47635
Phone: 812 649-6017
Fax: 812 649-2139
spcoelections@spencercounty.in.gov

Clerk’s Office
Sara J. Arnold-Spencer County Clerk
P.O. Box 12
200 Main Street, Room 8
Rockport, In 47635-0012
Phone: 812-649-6028
Fax: 812-649-6030
Clerk@spencercounty.in.gov

Plan Commission/Building Inspection
Spencer County Plan Commission – Courthouse
200 Main Street, RM 12 – 3rd floor
Rockport, IN 47635
Phone: (812) 649-6010
Fax: (812) 649-6481
plan@spencercounty.in.gov
Don Winkler – Building Inspector

Solid Waste District Business Office
Director Debbie Steinkamp
918 E. County Road 800 N.
Chrisney, Indiana 47611
Phone: 812-362-7401
Fax: 812-362-7650
recycle@psci.net.

Spencer County Treasurer
Susan Harris-Treasurer
200 Main St Room 7 (Second Floor)
Rockport, IN 47635
Phone: 812-649-4556
812-649-6007
812-649-6008
Fax: 812-649-6009
treasurer@spencercounty.in.gov
Toll Free 800-975-8813

Spencer County Prosecutor
Dan Wilkinson
321 Main St., Suite A
Rockport, IN 47635
812-649-6038

County Assessor
Jane McGinnis
200 Main St. Ste. 11
Rockport, IN. 47635
Phone: 812 649-2381
E-mail: assessor@spencercounty.in.gov

Spencer County Animal Control
824 E County Road 800 N
Chrisney, IN. 47611
Phone: 812 362-8558

 

Township Trustees

The main duties of Township Trustees include the following:
Receiving and paying out township funds.
Performing the duties of Fence Viewer under IC 32-26.
Providing and maintaining cemeteries under IC 23-14.
Providing fire protection under IC 36-8, except in a township that is located in a county having a consolidated city that has consolidated the township’s fire department under IC 36-3-1-6.1.
Providing and maintain township parks and community centers under IC 36-10.
Destroying detrimental plants, noxious weeds, and rank vegetation under IC 15-16-8.
Providing insulin to the poor under IC 12-20-16.

Carter
Keith Kleiser
P O Box 97
Dale IN 47523
812-937-2548

Clay
Debra Kroeger
P O Box 669
Santa Claus IN 47579
812-544-2762

Grass
Karen McCormick
116 N Church Street
Chrisney IN 47611
812-362-7498

Hammond
Sam Lynam
4997 E County Road 900 N
Grandview IN 47615
812-362-8098

Harrison
Beth Hoffman
8511 E Old State Road 162
Santa Claus IN 47579
812-357-7980

Huff
Leonard Wittman
10601 N CR 1200 E
Evanston IN 47531
812-529-8250

Jackson
Kay Bender
605 E County Road 1350 N
Gentryville IN 47537
812-362-7781

Luce
Sarah Fredderick
8080 W. Old SR 66
Richland IN 47634
812-359-5359

Ohio
Brian Burns
PO Box 207
963 N County Road 275 W
Rockport IN 47635
812-649-2735