Denise Dolan (D)

Dubuque County Auditor

Denise Dolan

Denise Dolan


County officials serve 4-year terms. The County Auditor’s term ends December 31, 2020.

County Auditor Responsibilities

The county auditor serves in an office which is very diversified. One of the auditor’s many duties is to serve as secretary to the board of supervisors. As such, the auditor has control over the records of the board. Auditor’s election responsibilities include registering voters, supervising precinct election officials, publishing election notices, and acting as custodian of poll books. Auditors are commissioner of elections for school board, city, county, state and federal elections. Real estate transfers and numerous other records are handled through the county auditor’s office. Lastly, the county auditor does indeed audit bills or other claims against the county. Warrants in payment are then prepared. The auditor also maintains accounting records on all appropriations for the county’s various departments. [Description from]


Contact Information

720 Central Avenue
PO BOX 5001
Dubuque, Iowa 52004-5001
(563) 589-4499
Dubuque County Auditor’s Website