Diana Stevenson was appointed Clerk of the Barberton Municipal Court in January 2012. Diana is honored to be appointed Clerk of Courts and to be serving the communities of Southern Summit County. She hopes to create new and expand existing programs in the office in order to best serve the citizens of the Barberton Municipal Court District. Working to increase collection of outstanding fines and costs will be a priority under her administration as well as providing exceptional customer service for those citizens who use the Court.
Diana has a long history of public service in the Court system. Most recently, she served as a Magistrate in Summit County Probate Court, a position she held for 12 years. During her tenure at the Probate Court Diana learned the importance of maintaining court records. Prior to becoming a Magistrate, she served in the Summit County Prosecutor's Office, Civil Division, from 1996 through 2000, and also served as a law clerk for the Supreme Court of Ohio (1995-1996), the Summit County Probate Court (1993 - 1995), and the Stark County Court of Common Pleas (1992 -1993).
Diana is an active member of our community. She is a member of the Akron Bar Association, a Fellow of the Akron Bar Association, and she serves on the Economics Advisory Board of the University of Akron and the Honor's College Alumni Board of the University of Akron. Diana Stevenson received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Akron. She resides in Barberton with her husband, Scot, and two sons.