York County, PA

Register of Wills/Clerk of Orphan's Courts - Pam Nicholson

  • Successful 17-year small-business experience as owner, manager, and staff supervisor at Jackson House B&B and at Smokeshack BBQ food concession.
  • Strong finance, investment, estate planning, administration, and management background in 15-year career as a Senior Financial Consultant at Fidelity Investments and Portfolio/Office Manager at Oppenheim Investment Mgmt.
  • 20+ years of community service including:
    -Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for abused and neglected children in York County
    -York County Gospel Choir member
    -Board of Directors - Women’s Housing Coalition
    -Volunteer - New Life for Women and Children 
    -Ambassador For York’s 10,000 Acts of Kindness 
  • Advocates for restructuring PA’s inheritance tax to allow middle-class working people keep their money in their families. 
  • Favors reducing fees, red tape, and paperwork necessary to transfer guardianship for special needs people in York County.
  • Committed to making the Register of Wills office as consumer-friendly and uncomplicated as possible for York County citizens