Clarissa T. Adams
Chief of Staff, Office of State Treasurer
Clarissa Adams has served in State government for more than thirty years. She originally joined the staff of State Treasurer Grady Patterson in 1989 as an Internal Auditor and held various other positions there, including Assistant State Treasurer, managing the Administrative Division. Clarissa also served as Assistant Comptroller General at the Comptroller General’s Office, managing the Administration Division. She served on the Transition Team of Treasurer-Elect Curtis M. Loftis, Jr., and in 2011, she re-joined the State Treasurer’s office as Deputy State Treasurer under State Treasurer Loftis.
Clarissa currently serves as Chief of Staff and is responsible for daily operations and activities of the State Treasurer’s Office.
Clarissa holds a B.S. in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration.