Barry Baker, Clerk of Court & Comptroller for Suwannee County, Florida is a duly elected Constitutional Officer. The electorate of Suwannee County elects the Clerk to a four-year term. Baker was elected to the Office of the Clerk in 2008. The Clerk of the Circuit Court is an elected office established according to the Florida Constitution for the purpose of serving the citizens of each county as a public trustee. As an elected official, the Clerk of the Circuit Court helps provide for the system of “checks and balances” that is the very foundation of the American form of government.
The goal of the Suwannee County Clerk’s Office is to efficiently and effectively perform as clerk of the Circuit and County Courts, Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners, Recorder and Guardian of Public Records, Treasurer, Auditor and Custodian of all county funds. The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court envisions earning the public trust through leadership in its diverse role as Clerk to the Courts, Guardian of Public Records and Auditor of the Public Resources and Systems. The Clerk’s Office will be an advocate for people in need of access to public resources and records. We will provide an efficient, friendly and professional work force prepared to meet changing customer needs. The Clerk’s Office will safeguard and enhance resources through strong internal audits and effective investment strategies.
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Eric Musgrove, Clerk ADA Coordinator
Historian, Purchasing, Records Management, TRIM, Professional Development, and Clerk to the Board
Suwannee County Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
200 South Ohio Avenue
Live Oak, FL 32064
Phone: (386) 362-0500