Welcome to the Champaign County Clerk & Recorder of Deeds' Office
Our mission is to provide professional and accurate service to the public; to provide safe and secure maintenance of county records; to ensure elections in Champaign County are fair, free, and accessible; and to accurately and efficiently perform our statutory duties in all areas of the office.

Meet the Clerk

Aaron Ammons was elected Champaign County Clerk in 2018. Prior to that he was an Urbana Alderman and co-founder of a grassroots organization, Champaign Urbana Citizens for Peace & Justice. Aaron worked at the University of Illinois for 17 years and served as President of SEIU 73 Chapter 119.  He served as a Trustee for the State University Retirement System for 6 years and he is married to State Representative Carol Ammons (103rd District).  Aaron is passionate about family, Democracy, voting rights, citizenship, economic and social justice, gardening, fishing, and basketball.

Aarons Ammons