John R. Fountain - Escambia County Circuit Clerk

I thoroughly enjoy serving the Citizens of Escambia County. This is a very challenging position, but I find it to be very rewarding. I am confident you will find my office staff to be friendly and helpful, as well as knowledgeable in their respective duties.  Thank you, Citizens of Escambia County for allowing me to serve you as Circuit Clerk.


Lifelong resident of Escambia County, AL. Married to Sarah Anne Fountain. We have 3 beautiful children: Mary Margaret, Harper Lee, & Skipman. Graduate of W.S. Neal High School, Jefferson Davis Community College and Auburn University. I live in Pollard, AL.


Upon graduating from Auburn University, I worked as a Juvenile Probation Officer for the State of Alabama in Escambia County, AL for 11 years. I was elected as Escambia County Circuit Clerk in 2012.