In San Anselmo, the Town Clerk is an elected and appointed position. As of 2015, Carla Kacmar became the elected and appointed Town Clerk for San Anselmo.
The Town Clerk is custodian of all official Town records and the Town seal. The Town Clerk acts as a compliance officer for federal, state, and local statutes including the Political Reform Act, the Brown Act, and the Public Records Act.
The Town Clerk administers local elections and access to town records, manages public inquiries and relationships, and arranges for ceremonial and official functions. Additional duties include preparing council meeting agendas and packets, giving notice of public hearings, updating the Municipal Code, authenticating official records on behalf of the Town, and administering the oath of office to elected officials and staff.