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Town Clerk Amy M. Steklof, RMC/CMC

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Image-Elected-Steklof108.png Amy Steklof has served as Penfield Town Clerk since her appointment in April 2009. She was elected to a four-year term in November 2009, a second four-year term in November 2013, and a third four-year term in November 2017. Amy is a lifelong Penfield resident and graduate of Penfield High School. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary and Special Education from the University of Hartford. Amy has been married to her husband, Kevin, since 1984. They have three children (Michael, Jason and Jessica) and one miniature poodle (Lyla).

Professional Accreditations and Memberships:

  • Registered Municipal Clerk (RMC)
  • Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC)
  • Notary Public
  • Marriage Officer
  • New York State Town Clerk Association (NYSTCA)
  • Monroe County Town Clerk, Tax Receiver & Collector’s Association (MCTCTR&CA), Treasurer
  • Monroe County Town Clerk, Tax Receiver & Collector’s Association (MCTCTR&CA), Vice President
  • Monroe County Town Clerk, Tax Receiver & Collectors Association (MCTCTR&CA), President
  • International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC)
  • Vice President, Cornell Municipal Clerks Institute (CMCI) Class 2011-2014
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • New York Association of Local Government Record Officers (NYALGRO)

Community Service and Memberships (Present and Past):

  • Penfield Business Chamber, annual golf tournament committee to benefit Shepherd Home (hospice care)
  • Shepherd Home
  • Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf
  • Stop Hunger Now Working Committee
  • Town of Penfield Charity Golf Tournament for local charities
  • Penfield Republican Committee
  • Kiwanis Club of Penfield-Perinton Foundation Committee
  • 2010 Penfield Bicentennial Committee

Amy’s focus as Town Clerk has been to provide courteous, efficient, quality services to the community and its taxpayers through the most modern and cost effective methods available. 

Accomplishments as Town Clerk include:

  • Spearheaded and implemented a project to establish an ongoing practice of conservation and preservation of historical and permanent town records
  • Eliminated use of costly postage machines at town hall, recreation offices, and town courts and replaced with a mail service resulting in considerable annual cost savings
  • Updated Town Clerk software and Animal Control Office software to run both offices more efficiently
  • Implemented credit card payment options to the Town Clerk’s Office at no cost to the Town
  • Spearheaded the General Code Revitalization project for updating and codifying Town Local Laws and Ordinances
  • Put Waferfiche technology into practice for disaster planning, historic document preservation, and improving and economizing vault storage of records
  • Implemented on-line dog renewal licensing option for resident convenience (one of first municipalities in Monroe County to do so)
  • Consolidated Penfield election polling sights to save taxpayer dollars
  • Helped negotiate the purchase of a new low cost, multifunctional copier for the Town Hall, lowering ongoing costs with a new maintenance contract
  • Implemented pre-sort 1st class mail services saving taxpayer dollars by reducing postage costs
  • Annual free Rabies Vaccination Clinic for Penfield Residents
  • "Penfield Passport Night" for residents, three to four times a year
  • Developed an Informational Dog Licensing Brochure along with other Monroe County Town Clerks
  • Developed a Congratulatory Letter for Newlyweds to be added to the Marriage certificate package
  • Developed an informational brochure indicating important steps to take when applying for name change on important documents following marriage
  • 2011, 2012, 2015, 2019 Scholarship Winner: New York State Town Clerk Association (NYSTCA)
  • 2014 Scholarship Winner: Cornell Municipal Clerk’s Institute (CMCI)
  • 2018 scholarship winner: New York State Association of Local Government Record Officers (NYALGRO)

As Town Clerk, Amy welcomes the opportunity to serve the Penfield community, meet residents, discuss concerns, and lead an efficient, customer-driven Clerk’s office.

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