Cynthia Love has introduced she’s going to search re-election within the 2023 Could Main Election for the workplace of Clinton County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts.
Cindy — as she is healthier identified to her buddies and the neighborhood — was proud to be elected to serve Clinton County in 2019, and commenced her first time period in workplace in January 2020.
On this twin place, she has had the distinction of being part of the Pennsylvania State Affiliation of Prothonotaries and Clerks of Court docket (PAPCC). This group has existed in Pennsylvania because the first group of English authorities in colonial America. Whereas the time period was as soon as generally utilized in america, solely the courts of Pennsylvania and Delaware nonetheless time period their chief clerks “prothonotaries.”
In the course of the 2022 PAPCC Convention in Pittsburgh, Cindy was elected as a member of the Govt Board of this historic physique. She additionally chairs the Prothonotary Handbook Committee in addition to serving on the Bylaws Committee and the Clerk of Courts Handbook Committee. She is additional honored to be the “unofficial official” Invocation and Benediction Leaders for state conferences.
Regionally, Cindy has been an energetic member of the “Teen Court docket” venture, which supplies space college students who’ve an infraction, an opportunity to return to a courtroom setting and have their case tried by college students performing as prosecution and protection — and subsequently heard earlier than a jury of their friends. This program is mentored by native magistrates, juvenile probation officers, attorneys, regulation enforcement and different elected officers.
Throughout her first time period in workplace, the bodily places of work wtihin the courthouse have seen a number of upgrades. A brand new mail system was applied and, by receiving grant cash, a mailbox — corresponding to these used within the put up workplace — was put in on the primary flooring and made simply accessible to attorneys and county departments.
Digitizing of paper information is one other focus, and searching for grant monies has begun. Paperwork over 100 years outdated is disintegrating and should be preserved, so the digitizing of hundreds of information has been one other ongoing venture and ultimately will probably be made additional accessible to the general public.
Cindy and her deputies and clerks have been busy not solely serving the general public, but additionally retaining up-to-date with new statutes and guidelines which might be ever-evolving and govern the method throughout the two places of work. Expungements, pardons and clear slate instances have risen over the previous few years and the Clerk of Courts workplace is happy with the variety of instances which have been addressed and given folks “clear slates” with the intention to transfer ahead with their lives.
Cindy is a life-long resident of Clinton County and resides in Swissdale, Woodward Township, along with her husband, Wayne. They’ve been married for 48 years and are the proud mother and father of two sons, Troy Love, of South Williamsport, and Todd Love, of Jersey Shore. Cindy and Wayne are additionally the grandparents of 4 grandsons, Aiden, Hunter, Vaughn and Choose. She is the daughter of Patty Laubscher Anderson, of Swissdale, and the late Kenneth Anderson, Sr., initially of Bitumen (exterior of Renovo).
“In 2020, after I stood earlier than the Honorable President Choose Craig P. Miller, raised my proper hand, and was sworn in as prothonotary and clerk of courts, I might have been extra honored to have been elected by our neighborhood and entrusted with the care and retaining of our courtroom information and public paperwork,” Love stated. “Once I stand earlier than these chosen as jurors and lift my hand to swear them in for jury responsibility… I take that Oath of Workplace very significantly. I stay up for persevering with to serve Clinton County and take into account it an honor and privilege to take action.”