Menominee County - Mary Shawanokasic
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers t announced his appointment of Mary Shawanokasic to serve as Menominee County Register of Deeds.
“Having served as deputy register of deeds, Mary Shawanokasic has the experience to carry out the duties of Menominee County Register of Deeds and have a positive impact on Menominee County in this new role,” said Gov. Evers.
Shawanokasic is a graduate of Menominee Sr. High School and the College of Menominee Nation. She has served as the deputy register of deeds in Menominee County since 2021. Shawanokasic’s appointment received unanimous support from the Menominee County Board of Supervisors.
“I am extremely honored to accept the appointment of the Menominee County Register of Deeds by Governor Evers. I look forward to continuing my services to the citizens of Menominee County,” said Shawanokasic. “As the newly appointed Menominee County Register of Deeds, I will continue to excel in my duties and strive for the best for the members of Menominee County. Thank you to my family, friends, and colleagues for your encouragement and support.”
About the Register of Deeds Office
The Register of Deeds office currently has one part-time employee, as well as the part-time Register of Deeds, however the office remains open full-time. In 2018, the Register of Deeds office implemented TriMin, as the land records management systems. Prior to 2018, all documents are stored on microfilm and paper. Efforts are being made to ensure all records pre-2018 will be added into the online system for easier access and retrieval. In 2018, the Register of Deeds office recorded a total of 522 documents. Since September 2019, the office recorded 239 documents.