Proven Leadership

​​Dear Voter,
I have announced my re-election campaign as Fort Bend County Clerk in 2018. 
Our campaign has always been around you, the voter, and all citizens who need to access records and conduct business with the County.  In the past four years, I have led the County Clerk's Office through many achievements some of which are:
Enhanced Customer Service
  • Opened new Sienna Annex for east Fort Bend
  • Extended annex office hours
  • New user-friendly records search function
  • Redesigned web site
  • Digitized over 2 Million pages of probate and civil files
  • Updated easy to read online fee schedules
Enhanced Efficiency
  • Optimized 100’s of internal processes
  • Developed new training program for new hires
  • Increased e-recording to save time
  • Reorganized staff
Legislative Updates
  • Instituted criminal e-Filing prior to mandate
  • Trained attorneys and DA's office in new processes
  • Implemented electronic signatures
  • Supported the addition of 2 new courts
Please visit my Priorities Page for a full list of accomplishements and goals for the Fort Bend County Clerk's office.  

Our office is continually working with citizens and the Courts to improve and enhance our efficiency and maintain the integrity of the documents we manage and protect. 
I ask for your assistance, support and vote in my re-election bid.
I want to hear from you and I appreciate your ideas on helping us deliver efficient service.  Please contact me with your comments or suggestions.

Laura Richard