Experience, Integrity, and Professionalism

Kathleen “Kathy” Carrier was elected to the position of DuPage County Recorder in 2020. She was the second woman on record elected to this position in DuPage, and the very first Democratic woman. Kathy draws on her experience from a long career in the residential and building industry, a degree in Management, and a lifelong commitment to public service. 

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What Exactly Does the Recorder Do?

From the DuPage County Recorder’s office website:

The recorder’s primary responsibility is the indexing of documents in the “chain-of-title” to DuPage County land. Your property and its prior ownership history is recorded (filed) in the DuPage County Recorder’s Office.”

Priorities For The Second Term

The function of the Recorder’s office is one of oversight and administration. Efficiency and ease of use are of the utmost importance. After establishing herself in this role, she looks forward to continuing work towards her second term priorities, including:

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Meet Kathleen

Kathleen “Kathy” Carrier has been a lifelong Illinois resident. Her family moved to Addison, IL when she was five years old, and she later attended Addison Trail High School, College of DuPage (COD), and National Louis University, where she earned her bachelor’s’ degree in Management. 

Working for a residential home builder, she found time to volunteer at the YWCA and raise her family, while remaining active in local politics. Kathleen has worked to improve resources for single parents and senior citizens alike.  Thanks to her father, Frank, who served in WWII, she has a heightened awareness of veterans’ needs. 

Kathleen is married to her husband Randall.  Collectively they have 5 adult children and 10 grandchildren.

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