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Phone:  231.881.4000





Mailing Address:

1196 Ranger Dr.

Gladwin, MI 48624

What We Do

The Township Assessor is responsible for maintaining township property records, setting property values, etc.  These duties require us to visit properties located in the township, and we do that on a regular basis every year.

Dave Brown, MAAO

Michigan Advanced Assessing Officer


Related work experience includes 7 years with Emmet County Equalization and Deputy Assessor with the City of Traverse City until 2023 when he left the City and joined working with his wife, Jill Brown, who is also an assessor. Dave is the Assessor of Record for Grout Township in Gladwin County, Haring Township in Wexford County and Mayfield Township in Grand Traverse County.

Dave is currently serving as the President of the Northwest Michigan Assessor's Association.


Hobbies include hunting, fishing, boating, camping, woodworking and 4-wheeling.

Jill Brown, MAAO

Michigan Advanced Assessing Officer

Past work experience includes Information Technology Help Desk Specialist and Chief Deputy County Clerk for Emmet County, Software Implementation Specialist & Project Manager for Tyler Technologies.

Jill is the Assessor of Record for Benzonia Township and Crystal Lake Township in Benzie County and Greenwood Township in Wexford County.  She also assists Dave Brown with Grout, Mayfield, and Haring Townships.


Hobbies include crafting, scrapbooking, painting, photography, fishing, boating, camping and 4-wheeling.


We are Dave & Jill Brown. We are a husband and wife team serving our townships and are both certified Michigan Advanced Assessing Officers MAAO). 


This website is intended for the township taxpayers whom we proudly provide assessment services for which include:


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