The Board of Allen County Commissioners appointed Kelli Singhaus as Clerk of the Board in April, 2003. She was appointed Interim County Administrator in January 2016. She was previously employed within the Commissioner’s Office as an Account Clerk in 1988 and was appointed as Clerk of the Board in 1992. She left employment with Allen County in 1999 to stay home with her children. She is a graduate of Bath High School and attended Lima Technical College. She is married and has three daughters and two grandchildren. Ms. Singhaus served on the County Commissioners’ Clerks and Engineers’ Secretaries Association of Ohio. She currently serves on the Records Commission and Risk Management Committee.
The statutory duties of the Board Clerk as required under Ohio Revised Code Sections 305.10 and 305.11, include keeping full and accurate records of the proceedings of the Board and a general index of these proceedings. The Clerk records any legal action decisions of the Board and the votes by which the decision is reached.