Kathy Gillis of Jackson has been appointed as the new clerk of the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals by the Mississippi Supreme Court.
Gillis has worked for the office of the Supreme Court Clerk for 28 years. She served as chief deputy clerk for nearly 17 years.
Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. said, “Kathy Gillis’ vast experience and extensive knowledge of the office of the clerk will continue to be an asset to the courts.”
The clerk of the courts is appointed by the Supreme Court and is responsible for managing the administrative activities of the clerk’s office and overseeing the performance of the office. Gillis supervises a staff of 13.