Wellington Celebrates Municipal Clerks Week

Wellington Village Clerk Chevelle D. Nubin recently received the 2018 Home Rule Hero Award from the Florida League of Cities. (L-R) Councilman John McGovern, Mayor Anne Gerwig, Nubin with her award and Councilwoman Tanya Siskind.

The Wellington Village Council recently issued a proclamation declaring the week of May 6-12 as “Municipal Clerks Week” in the Village of Wellington.

In issuing the proclamation, the council extended appreciation to all municipal clerks and deputy clerks for the services they provide their communities.

Specifically, the proclamation recognizes the municipal clerk as the professional link between the citizens, the local governing bodies and agencies of government at other levels.

The proclamation also honors municipal and deputy clerks for continually striving to improve the administration of their duties through participation in education programs, seminars, workshops and annual meetings.

The International Institute of Municipal Clerks sponsors Municipal Clerks Week. IIMC has 14,500 members throughout the United States, Canada and 15 other countries.

Chevelle D. Nubin has served as Wellington’s village clerk since March 2017 and has been a member of IIMC since 2003.

Nubin is also an active member of the Florida League of Cities Municipal Administration Committee, the Florida Association of City Clerks and the Palm Beach County Municipal Clerks Association.