The County Clerk is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and is also the Executive Assistant to the Board of Commissioners. She is the legally mandated official custodian of all instruments of public record for the Paulding County Board of Commissioners. She maintains all records, codes, and minute books in compliance with all relevant laws, policies, and rules to ensure accessibility. She attends meetings of the Board of Commissioners and prepares public notices in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.
Rebecca Merideth, MCC
BOC Executive Assistant
Rebecca Merideth is a life-long resident of Paulding County. She has worked for the Board of Commissioners in the Commissioner’s Office since 2003, and has served as Sr. Administrative Assistant and County Clerk. In 2017 she was unanimously appointed to serve as the Board of Commissioners Executive Assistant and County Clerk, working directly under the Board of Commissioners. Rebecca and her team works with members of the public, county employees, department heads, attorneys, and elected and appointed officials to meet the needs of Paulding County.
Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, she has completed training through ACCG to receive her Certified County Official designation, and holds a Master Clerk Certification as well as a County Clerk Certification, she is an International Certified Municipal Clerk, holds a Degree in Administrative Office Technology and Business Office Technology and has a Certificate in Personnel Management, she is also a graduate of Leadership Paulding 26.