Achievements

Operational Excellence

  • Launched internal audit program designed to protect tax dollars and cut costs throughout the county and Clerk’s office
  • Implemented a guardianship audit program, which allows the public to report suspected fraud, waste, and financial mismanagement.
  • Started electronic recording of Official Records, such as deeds, titles, liens and mortgages.
  • Expanded foreclosure and tax deeds sales online.
  • Launched electronic filing of all court cases and documents.

Financial Excellence

  • Successfully removed all county investment funds that were frozen in the State Board of Administration’s fund back in 2007.
  • Generated $540,998 through the award-winning Wells Fargo Credit Card Cash Back Program, which also reduced upwards of $425,000 in operating, printing and mailing costs.
  • Hosted Operation Green Light, bringing in $149,000 for our county while saving citizens nearly $60,000 on outstanding case fees.
  • Reduced operating costs, returning more than $4.5 million to the county and state in the past two years.
  • Received local, state, and national awards for financial reports, cost-cutting and revenue generating programs.

Notable Personal Achievements

  • First St. Lucie County Clerk to be elected to the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers, the statewide governing association of all Florida Clerks.
  • 2014 Honorary Chair of SafeSpace’s Walk A Mile in Her Shoes.

Office Recognition

  • Proud recipient of the St. Lucie County Best Places to Work Award from 2010 to 2014.
  • The 2014 United Way of St. Lucie County Spirit of St. Lucie - Paul J. Hiott Award for Community Volunteerism.
  • Earned state and national awards for our customer friendly website.

Community Support

  • First Place Corporate Team Fundraiser Award for 2013 Annual Castle Stomp Out Child Abuse 5k Run/Walk.
  • Received certificate of Appreciation for the Fort Pierce Exchange Club’s 2011 Annual Chili Cook-off.
  • First Place Corporate Team Fundraiser Award for 2012 Annual Castle Stomp Out Child Abuse 5k Run/Walk.