Clerk of Courts
Crystal Kinzel continues to do an outstanding job as Clerk of Courts. Ms. Kinzel has automated many services for County citizens and one of her priorities is to finish the automation of services. Ms. Kinzel completed two major audits of Irma and FEMA, which saved taxpayers one million dollars. Ms. Kinzel is active in the community and has made it a priority to inform voters of the services available through the Clerk of Courts.
County Commissioner – District 1
Rick LoCastro made a significant impression on the committee. A retired Air Force Colonel, Mr. LoCastro has the background to make a strong contribution as County Commissioner for District 1. He takes a team approach to getting things done and would be a strong leader for all of Collier County. His military background has given him the tools and experience to guide Collier County with a smart growth approach. Mr. LoCastro attends all the BCC meetings and is very informed on county issues.
County Commissioner – District 5
Bill McDaniel’s focus is on citizens’ safety, infrastructure and quality of life. Mr. McDaniel is an advocate for keeping taxes low. He is a proponent of fast-tracking infrastructure projects to create new jobs. Mr. McDaniel works tirelessly with the citizens of Immokalee to make improvements through education. Technical and vocational training will continue to be a top priority for him.
Abe Skinner loves his work and continues to have the passion for his job as Property Appraiser. He truly works for the citizens of Collier County as demonstrated by always going in favor of the taxpayer with tough calls. Mr. Skinner manages spending and fee collections so that about $800,000 has been returned to the taxing districts annually.