Lisa Simmons has announced her candidacy for the office of Lincoln County Circuit Court Clerk in the Aug. 2 general election.

Simmons is the daughter of Garry and Gail Corder. She and her husband, Manuel, reside in the Flintville community. They have a daughter, Chelsea (Jeffrey) Howard, and grandson, Daniel. She also has a son, Nathan Simmons.

Simmons is the president of Middle Tennessee Clerks’ Association and serves on several clerk’s association boards. She is a member of the FFA alumni where she serves as treasurer. She is also on the Lincoln County Recovery Court Board.

She and her husband are members of the Smithland Community Church.

“I am very thankful to be running unopposed this year and consider it a compliment,” Simmons said. “I want to thank Lincoln County for allowing me to continue to serve you as your circuit court clerk. I have served one term as circuit court clerk, but I have been employed in the clerk’s office for 16 years.

“The last four years as circuit court clerk have been a great learning experience,” she added. “I would greatly appreciate your vote and continued support in the August election.

“My staff and I look forward to continuing to serve you, the citizens of Lincoln County. Thank you again for allowing me to serve you as your circuit court clerk.”