Meet the Clerk - Recorder


Gregory J. Diaz graduated from Swarthmore College with a Bachelors Degree in History and Minor in Education, obtaining a Pennsylvania State Teachers' Certificate. Mr. Diaz taught middle school social studies before attending Rutgers University School of Law.

Mr. Diaz became a Nevada County property owner in 1996 and has been a full-time resident of Nevada County since 2003.

Work Experience

For eight years, Mr. Diaz served as the County Clerk-Recorder for the City and County of San Francisco managing the office and defining departmental policies, procedures, budget, operations and legislation on both the local and state level. Mr. Diaz also served as the Assistant County Clerk-Recorder in San Francisco for four years and he worked in the City Attorney's office for six years drafting legislation and litigation documents.


Mr. Diaz says, "Outside of Police and Fire, the most important service government can provide to its citizens is its role as the Custodian of Vital and Official Records and ensuring the integrity of Elections."

"As the Nevada County Clerk-Recorder/Registrar of Voters, I am honored to serve the people of Nevada County. Our office maintains your records when you marry, have children, buy and sell property, open a business, and vote. Please feel free to contact me at the Eric Rood Administrative Center in Nevada City or contact me by email.