Pete Professional Career

As Deputy Director of the Orange County Health and Family Services Department, Pete Clarke oversaw more than 1,000 employees and a budget of more than $150 million. Pete's professional career is reflective of his character - he cares about our community and therefore worked to improve it.

Departments that fell under his supervision included:

  • Animal Services, Mosquito Control
  • Great Oaks Village residential services for abused, abandoned and neglected children and teens
  • Emergency Medical Service medical direction
  • Medical services at the Orange County Jail
  • Medical Examiner’s Office
  • Disaster Management
  • Environmental Protection Department
  • Orange County’s mental health services
  • Social and Family services
  • Head Start, Community Action
  • Parks and Recreation Division
  • Veterans Services Division
Pete Clarke for Orange County Mayor