Elaine Evans was first appointed county clerk for Franklin County, Georgia on June 13, 2013 to begin her term on July 1, 2013. She has since been reappointed each January. Mrs. Evans is a lifelong resident of Northeast Georgia. Her interests include reading; spending time with family and friends; and involvement in her church.
Mrs. Evans is a graduate of Athens Technical College with an Associate Degree in Accounting. She also holds certifications from the Carl Vinson Institute of Government in Human Resource Management, Advanced Human Resource Management and County Clerk. Mrs. Evans is a member of the Georgia Local Government Personnel Association and the Georgia County Clerks Association. She is a graduate of Leadership Franklin.
The duties of the County Clerk as performed by Mrs. Evans are to provide administrative support to the Franklin County Board of Commissioners; County Manager, Constitutional Officers and Departmental Supervisors. She also serves as the Open Records Officer. Mrs. Evans is the Accounting Clerk for the Franklin-Hart Airport Authority. Agenda preparation and meeting minutes transcription fall under the duties of the County Clerk. Financial reconciliation of accounts and SPLOST reconciliation and processing are also part of the County Clerk’s duties.
County Clerk Certification Presentation
The Franklin County Board of Commissioners recognized County Clerk; Elaine Evans for completing the requirements for the Georgia County Clerk Certification. The certificate program is jointly sponsored by the Georgia Municipal Clerk Association, Financial Officers Association, Georgia County Clerk Association,
Carl Vinson Institute of Government at UGA, Association of County Commissioners of Georgia along with the Georgia Municipal Association. Chairman Bridges said this is a significant accomplishment and shows a commitment to Franklin County by Mrs. Evans to be a professional in the clerk position. He asked all Commissioners to come forward and present Mrs. Evans with her certificate. Shane Scoggins of the Franklin County Citizen took the photograph of the presentation.
Occupation Tax Forms:
- Occupation Tax Application
- Occupation Tax Checklist
- 911 Business Alarm Contact Information Sheet
- Exemption From Federal Work Authorization Program E-Verify Affidavit
- Federal Work Authorization Program E-Verify Affidavit
Open Records Forms: