GMCA Education

Christina M. Collins
Carl Vinson Institute of Government | Program Coordinator III
University of Georgia
201 N. Milledge Avenue | Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-4240 |

Mentor Program

For new clerks, it can be daunting to take on the role of clerk and immediately be responsible for the many duties that clerks oversee. This program offers value to both mentors and mentees.

Mandated Training (Click here for more information)

Any person hired or appointed to serve as the clerk of the governing authority of a Georgia municipality shall attend and complete a course of training on matters pertaining to the basic performance of his or her official duties. Click on the Mandated Training headline above for more details.

City Clerk Handbook

A reference handbook for common city clerk job duties and responsibilities.

Georgia Clerks Education Institute

The Georgia Clerks Education Institute Certificate Program for city and county clerks is designed to establish minimum standards and professional goals for city and county clerks.

Bill Cain Scholarship

The Bill Cain Scholarship provides an opportunity for every Municipal Clerk in the State of Georgia to obtain training and subsequent certification.