Racine County
Wendy M Christensen
Wendy M Christensen
Since:
January 2009
730 Wisconsin Avenue 
Racine WI 53403
Hours:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm M-F
Phone:
262/636-3482
Fax:
262/636-3491
Website:
Services:

The functions of the County Clerk’s office deal with three main areas – Elections, Licensing and Legislative/Administration.  The Clerk is responsible for the administration and conduct of all federal, state, county, local and school district elections.  The office issues marriage licenses, DNR hunting and fishing licenses and distributes dog licenses to municipalities.  The office is also a US Passport acceptance agency.  The County Clerk is the Official Clerk for the Racine County Board.  The office maintains all ordinances, resolutions, reports, and contracts.  Responsible for publishing official notices and County Board minutes, compiling the county directory of public officials and preparation of tax apportionments in addition to other duties specified by state statutes.

Education:

2 years College, majored in Accounting and Business Administration

Previous Work Experience:

Elected Caledonia Municipal Clerk for 13 ½ years, Appointed Caledonia Deputy Clerk 3 years, prior to that worked as an Accounting/Audit Clerk

Other & Personal:

Has 2 grown children and 4 grandchildren. Enjoys reading, flower gardening, quilting and many other crafts.

 

*Historian - Wisconsin County Clerks Association
*Chair - Elections Committee

County Information:

Kringle Tours, Wind Point Lighthouse, Ozella’s Quilt Code, Modine-Benstad Observatory, SC Johnson Administration Building Tour and the Golden Roundelle Theater, Fred Hermes’ Basement Bijou, Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Southeastern WI Aviation Museum, The DeKoven Center, Union Grove Model Railroad Club Display and AeppelTreow Winery 

County Population:
196,321
Cities:
2
Towns:
6
Villages:
9