October 23, 2017 3:50 a.m.
Sutherlin Senior City Recorder Debbie Hamilton has recently been installed as the president of the Oregon Association of Municipal Recorders.
Hamilton received the group’s oath of office at its annual conference last month.
Hamilton has been an active member of the OAMR since 2001, serving on numerous committees and as a mentor for five years over an eleven year period. Hamilton received the Certified Municipal Clerk designation in 2004 from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks and is currently in the process of applying for her Master Municipal Court designation.
Hamilton has worked for the City of Sutherlin for over 24 years and now holds the top spot on the seniority list. She started as a Utility Billing Specialist and is now the Community Relations and Administrative Services Director, Senior City Recorder and Social Media Manager.