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Greene County Clerk of Court of Common Pleas

Responsibilities: To issue, receive, and maintain legal documents, enter judgments, and collect court costs, fines, fees, and restitution for appellate and common pleas courts, and also to issue and transfer automobile and water craft certificates of title. Term of office: 4 years.

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    AJ Williams

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Education/Experience B.S. Political Science, Masters Degree in Public Administration, University of Dayton. Dayton Civil Mediation Center. Regional Liaison, Ohio Secretary of State. Chief Deputy, Greene County Recorder. Elected Greene County Clerk of Courts.
Since taking Office in 2018, our staff has made many strides to improve our customer service, and to update technology. Through cooperation with or County's Data Processing Department, and our Software Vendor, we were able to update our Case Management System. Our Legal Division Team has begun a cross-training program with our three divisions: Criminal, Domestic Relations, and Civil. This creates a much more dynamic and highly trained staff, able to better serve the public on a daily basis. Our Office now works more closely with the Courts and the Adult Probation Department through a liaison program. We have also added high-speed scanners, which has drastically increased our productivity and efficiency, which aids in paperless and electronic filing. At our Title Division, we have added two additional Credit Card readers, at no cost to the County, to better serve our customers. As a result, our Title Division brought in nearly $1,000,000 in 2019, transferred to the County General Fund
I have the administrative, financial, and technological experience to best serve Greene County as the Clerk of The Court of Common Pleas. I am the only candidate who has executed an RFP bidding process for County Software. The only Candidate who has successfully submitted multiple departmental budgets to the Board of County Commissioners. I am the only Candidate who is a member of the Ohio Clerk of Courts Association, The Greene County Investment Advisory Board, Data Board, Microfilm Board, and Records Commission. I was unanimously selected for this Office by the Board of County Commissioners and the Greene County Central Committee. I was endorsed by the Greene County FOP and Elected by the Citizens of Greene County in 2018. Public service is a privilege, and I will continue to improve the efficiency of this Office while keeping costs down. Fiscal responsibility is paramount to this position, my fiscal record in Office makes me the the most qualified candidate for this position.