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City Clerk - Dovie L. Anderson


Dovie L. Anderson

City Hall Building

314 W. Stephenson St., Suite 200

Freeport, IL 61032

Phone: 815.235.8203
Fax: 815.235.8874
Email: danderson


Elected 2017Linda Buss
Term through May 2021


Dovie L. Anderson was elected on April 4, 2017, and took office on May 15, 2017.

Anderson is a graduate of Scales Mound High School (Scales Mound, Illinois) and Highland Community College (Freeport, Illinois). She graduated cumma sum laude with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, Illinois).

She has lived in Freeport since attending Highland Community College after high school. Her prior work experience includes Administrative Assistant for a local engineering firm, Legal Assistant for a local law firm, and teacher with the school district and a non-profit early learning center. Volunteer and civic experience includes past president, past secretary, and grant writer for local non-profit organizations. She is currently a member of Noon Kiwanis.

Anderson is a member of the International Institute of Municipal Clerks, Municipal Clerks of Illinois, and Northwestern Illinois Municipal Clerks Association where she serves on the Budget and Scholarship Committees.



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Freeport City Hall
314 W. Stephenson St.
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815.235.8200 or 815.235.8203