Deschutes County Assessor Scot Langton took office in 2001; his current term expires in January 2019.
Occupational Background: Deschutes County Chief Appraiser; Wallowa County Assessor; Wallowa County Deputy Assessor/Appraiser; Forester
Educational Background: Oregon State University, B.S. in Business; State of Oregon Registered Appraiser
Completed extensive continuing education seminars regarding Property Appraisals including Residential, Commercial Properties, and the Oregon Property Tax System.
Prior Governmental Experience: Elected Assessor Deschutes County; President of the Oregon State Association of County Assessors; Executive Committee, Association of Oregon Counties; Deschutes County Audit Committee; Elected Assessor Wallowa County, Oregon; Former board member, Wallowa County Search & Rescue; Committee member, Troop 18 Boy Scouts of America.
The mission of the Deschutes County Assessor’s Office is to provide quality customer service through the appraisal and assessment of all taxable property as mandated by the State of Oregon in a manner that merits the highest degree of confidence in our integrity, efficiency and fairness.