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Washington County Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphan's Court

Job description: The Register of Wills probates the wills of county residents, collects state inheritance taxes, and maintains records related to wills, fiduciary accounts, and miscellaneous records. The Register of Wills is also clerk of the Orphan's Court, filing all proceedings related to adoptions and to the estates of incapacitated persons, and issues marriage licenses. TERM 4 YEARS. SALARY $89,815.95. VOTE FOR ONE.

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Municipality South Strabane Township
Date of Birth February 11, 1964
Education Bachelor of Science Degree from West Liberty University.
Occupation Deputy of the Orphan's Court
Qualifications Have been in the Register of Wills Office for 8 years and have been Deputy for the last year and a half.
For more information contact me at or facebook Suzanne Archer for Register of Wills.
Party of Registration Democratic
To seek additional grant money to continue scanning old records. to update our computer program. to make more of our records available online.
The budget is negotiated between the elected official and the commissioners.
Municipality Canonsburg
Date of Birth 11/02/1971
Education PhD Candidate in Organizational Leadership, MBA from Point Park University, Master of Arts (MA) from Duquesne University, & Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Legal Studies from University of Pittsburgh
Occupation Management Consultant & Realtor
Qualifications * 7 years of experience with law firms * 15 years of experience as Management Consultant with Fortune 500 companies across country. * 10 years experience as Realtor
For more information Contact me at
Party of Registration Republican
1 - Increase overall customer service of Register of Wills to ensure office is truly serving the people of Washington County in a positive and effective manner. 2 - Improve overall technology of office and ease of accessing documents via all forms of technology. 3 - Lowering fees for senior citizens and veterans.
As a management consultant for Fortune 500 companies, I focus on strategic planning and organizational development to improve processes and services. Every business I've consulted was able to lower their overall budget through process improvement. It is my goal to lower the overall budget of the office to help save tax payers money.