Clerk of Courts
Jessica Wallace was appointed Marion County Clerk of Courts in November 2018. She has spent her entire life as a public servant and looks forward to continuing to do so in her new position. She has a strong desire to serve the public through the judicial branch. She started her career in the Franklin County Common Pleas Court and Franklin County Municipal Court. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree from the Ohio State University she was fortunate enough to obtain a position as a Deputy Clerk with Marion County Family Court. She spent nearly a decade serving Marion at the Marion County Family Court as a Deputy Clerk, Assistant Chief Deputy Clerk and Assistant Fiscal Administrator. She received her Certified Court Manger certification from the National Center for State Courts and the Ohio Supreme Court Judicial College in 2017. She is currently pursuing Certified Court Executive certification through the program as well. It is her desire to continue improving her skills and the skills of her Deputies in order to better serve the public. She is also a member of the Ohio Association of Court Administrators. Jessica and her husband, Barry Jr., enjoy raising their son and two daughters in Marion County. She looks forward to continuing to serve the residents of Marion County. She is proud to be the Marion County Clerk of Courts.