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San Joaquin County
District Attorney's Office

San Joaquin County
District Attorney's Office


Carolyn Gilton Carolyn Gilton
Management Services Administrator

Carolyn Gilton is the Management Services Administrator for the District Attorney’s Office. She is responsible for Fiscal and Administrative functions such as Accounts Payables, Accounts Receivables, Budgets, Financials, Payroll, and Grants Management. Carolyn supervises a staff of 7 wonderful employees.

Born and raised in New Jersey, Carolyn received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Delaware. She earned her Master’s Degree in Business Administration from California State University Stanislaus with a concentration in Accounting. She was the Finance Director for non-profits Head Start and Catholic Charities prior to joining the DA’s office. She is passionate about the Family Justice Center which is a start-up project that serves victims of crimes such as Domestic Violence, Human Trafficking, Stalking, and Dating Violence. Carolyn is also a Board Member for the Women’s Education and Leadership League in Modesto.