Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
Angela Vick, the Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller, is an independently elected constitutional officer who protects the interests of you, the citizen. As the county comptroller and custodian of county funds, critical checks and balances are in place to make sure your tax dollars are spent appropriately. The Clerk serves as the custodian of all official records and court files, ensuring that the integrity of all documentation and evidence remains preserved and secured.
Chief of Staff
The Chief of Staff is responsible for assisting the Clerk in safeguarding and serving the citizens, and is also responsible for oversight of the following Departments: Financial Services, Operations, Communications & Public Information, Human Resources and Emergency Management. The Chief of Staff provides leadership, management and vision to ensure proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures and appropriate staff are in place, resulting in financial strength and operating efficiency.
The Chief Deputy of Financial Services assists the Clerk in safeguarding taxpayer dollars through the collection, custody and disbursement of county funds, as well as accounts payable and receivable, payroll for the Clerk, BOCC, Supervisor of Elections and the Property Appraiser, pre-audit of all Board of County Commissioners' expenditures, and required reports of all monies received and disbursed by the BOCC.
The Chief Operations Officer oversees Court Services, Customer Service, Information Technology, Records Management, Mailroom, Project Management, Commission Records, and Official Records. Oversight of Court Services includes the operational data for management and planning, as well as compiling and monitoring all court functions. The Court Services department coordinates jury management, safeguards evidence, and the collection of all court-assessed fines and fees, which are transmitted monthly to the Department of Revenue.
The Clerk preserves and ensures the integrity of the Official Record Books of Citrus County dating back to 1887. Documents such as mortgages, deeds, liens, judgments and marriage licenses are recorded and entered into our official records database available to the public. The Official Records Department also issues marriage licenses and processes passport applications.
The Chief Operations Officer oversees Information Technology Services. The Information Technology Services department supports the Clerk office-wide in achieving objectives for the advancement of information technology and emergency management planning. Further, the Information Technology department provides technology support and services to the Clerk's office while collaborating with state and local government agencies and the citizens.
The Chief Audit Officer oversees the Internal Audit Department. The primary role of Internal Audit is to serve the citizens of Citrus County through the independent evaluations of clerk and county departments to safeguard resources and taxpayer funds. This department provides an assessment of county and clerk operations by conducting audits to test policies, procedures, compliance, and fraud mitigation.