About the Clerk of the Court

The Honorable Sydney J. Harrison

Clerk of the Circuit Court for Prince George's County, Maryland

sydney harrisonThe Honorable Sydney J. Harrison was elected in November 2014 by the votes of Prince George’s County. He was sworn in office on December 1, 2014 and is one of six Constitutional officers that serve the citizens of the county. During Harrison’s campaign, he committed to providing efficient, accurate, and courteous service to Prince George’s County. Mr. Harrison continues to focus on streamlining the operations of the Clerk’s office and identifying opportunities for a more efficient office, cost-conscious operating budget, and delivering fair and impartial administrative justice to all citizens in need of service.

Prior to his appointment as Clerk in 2014, Sydney was a former Minority Business Owner and Former License Real Estate Agent. Mr. Harrison is a graduate from Frederick Douglas High School. He founded the organization “Our Little Angel Toy Drive” in 2008 and earned the Distinguished Sales Associate of the Year Prince George’s County Association of Realtors 2009.

Mr. Harrison also is the author of Soul Searcher, “One Man’s Quest to Find his true Identity,” Head coach for Bowie Boy’s Club “South Bowie Sharks Soccer Team”, and Member of District 27 Democratic Central Committee serving Prince George’s County. Mr. Harrison continues to provide leadership on issues he worked on as a volunteer for Benefiting Children and Family’s’ in Need during holiday seasons and Principal For A Day Program sponsored by Prince George’s County Public School. Mr. Harrison is a dedicated public servant with over twenty years of experience in the community of Prince George’s County.

As Clerk of Court, Mr. Harrison’s mission is to provide public service with pride, in an honest, professional, efficient, effective, and ethical manner fostering a spirit of friendliness, and cooperation to enhance the public confidence in the circuit courts, while striving to provide the highest quality customer service. Mr. Harrisons’ vision is to see our services through the customer’s eyes and respond to their needs as a team.