BRADENTON, Fla. — Angel Colonneso, the Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller, was recently elected and sworn in as the treasurer for the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers at its summer 2018 conference.
In her new role as treasurer, Colonneso is responsible for overseeing the reporting of the finances for the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers, the statewide, nonprofit member association comprised of the Florida Clerks of the Circuit Court and Comptrollers. She previously held the position of secretary for the organization.
Celebrating its 40th anniversary, the summer conference took place from June 25 – 28 in West Palm Beach. The four-day convention incorporated training sessions on public records requests, electronic filing, audits, data extraction and analysis tools, among others.
“I’m honored to serve this organization as treasurer and work with fellow clerks to serve the citizens of this state,” said Colonneso.
Established in 1969, the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The organization provides local government support services, technical assistance and accreditation opportunities for all members of the association. For more information, visit www.flclerks.com.
About the Manatee County Clerk of the Court
The Florida Constitution established the Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller as a public trustee, independently elected to protect public funds and public records while executing the functions of Clerk of the Circuit Court, County Comptroller, Treasurer and Auditor, Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners and County Recorder. The Clerk oversees a staff of more than 275 people, responsible for performing nearly 1,000 constitutional or statutory functions or duties, representing the broadest and most diverse mantle of responsibility of any locally elected official. The citizens of Manatee County elect the Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller to a four-year term. Currently, Angelina M. Colonneso serves as the Clerk of the Court. For more information, call 941-749-1800 or visit www.ManateeClerk.com.