Article V and Article VIII of the Florida Constitution provide the basis for the role of the Clerk. Pursuant to these sections of the Florida Constitution the offices of clerks of the circuit courts in each county is designated as the “ex officio clerk of the board of county commissioners, auditor, recorder, and custodian of all county funds.”

The Finance Department is under the supervision of the Gilchrist County Clerk of the Court and Comptroller, Todd Newton.
Due to ADA Compliance issues we are not able to provide many financial documents that historically we were able to post.
If you would like to request any County Financial Information please contact any of the Clerks Office staff below. 

Audited Financial Statements 
2020-2021 Final Budget
2021-01 Resolution Law Enforcement Budget Amendment
BE21-001 Law Enforcement Budget Amendment
2021-2022 Tentative Final Budget

2021 BOCC Sales Tax Resale Certificate
2021 Hart Springs Sales Tax Resale Certificate

Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller 
Todd Newton
[email protected]

Director of Finance
Richard Romans
[email protected]
352-463-4600 Voice 352-463-4050 Fax

Deputy Clerk, BOCC Secretary
Terri Hilliard

[email protected] 
352-463-4605 voice 352-463-4050 fax

Deputy Clerk, Accounts Payable
Takeara Garrison
[email protected]
352-463-4603 voice 352-463-4050 fax

Deputy Clerk, BOCC Payroll
Cheyenne Hutchinson
[email protected] 
352-463-4602 voice 352-463-4050 fax

Deputy Clerk, BOCC Accounting
Wesley Roberts

[email protected]
352-463-4601 voice 352-463-4050 fax

Deputy Clerk, Clerk Accounting
Kaci McCagh

[email protected]
352-463-4604 voice 352-463-4050 fax


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