The Hardin County Conference Board serves as the governing board for the office of the County Assessor. The Conference Board has the responsibility of appointing members of the Examining Board, members of the Board of Review, and the Assessor.
The Conference Board is charged with:
- Establishing and adopting an annual budget for the assessor.
- Approving the position of deputy assessor and the number of deputy assessors.
- Reappointing the assessor and employ appraisers and other technical help.
The Assessor is appointed by the Conference Board to a six-year term.