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Clerk of Court Roger Eaton Recognized for 2022-2023 Best Practices Excellence Program - June 14, 2023

Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers - Recognition of Excellence

Charlotte County Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller, Roger D. Eaton, was recently recognized for Excellence in Best Practices Acceptance by the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers (FCCC) for the second year in a row.

The Best Practices Excellence Program was established in 2021 as an opportunity for Clerks to receive a recognition of excellence certificate for completing assessments that evaluate certain Best Practices. Of 67 Clerk’s offices in the State of Florida, our office is 1 of 37 counties to receive the Best Practice Certificate in all 10 eligible categories.

The 2022-2023 Best Practices Excellence Program evaluated and recognized Clerks and Comptrollers in the following areas:

  • Appeals
  • Court Record Retention and Destruction
  • Determination of Indigency
  • Evidence Storage & Destruction
  • Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult Injunction
  • Guardianship Audits
  • Reporting Mental Health Cases to State Agencies
  • Requests to Redact Exempt Personal Information
  • Risk Protection Orders
  • Unclaimed Funds

Being recognized for the second year in a row as a Clerk’s office that excels in all areas is a testament to the skill and hard work of our entire staff, in every division and office. I couldn’t be more proud of the entire office”, said Charlotte County Clerk of Court Roger Eaton.