Rebecca C. Oates has been employed with the Court of Civil Appeals Clerk's Office since 1990. She served as the Appellate Mediation Administrator for the Court from 2004-2013 and also as Assistant Clerk from 2005-2013. Mrs. Oates was appointed as Clerk of the Court of Civil Appeals in January 2014.
Mrs. Oates received her Masters of Science in Human Resources Management from Troy State University in 1998, Juris Doctor from Jones School of Law of Faulkner University in 1994, and Bachelor of Science from Auburn University in 1981.
Mrs. Oates has been married to Spencer Oates for over 40 years and they have one son, Spence. She is a native of Prattville. Mrs. Oates is a Charter Member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Prattville where she serves as an usher and works with the Children's Ministry.