4 Opt To Retire At City Hall; Rest Want To Stay In Berke Administration

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Four officials in the Littlefield administration have opted to retire, but the remainder want to stay on in the Andy Berke administration.

Retiring are Susan Dubose in personnel, special assistant to the mayor Marie Chinery, Mark Keil in information services and Dan Johnson, chief of staff.

Seeking to stay are Richard Beeland, who worked as a spokesperson and as deputy in personnel; Anita Ebersole, deputy to the mayor; Police Chief Bobby Dodd, Fire Chief Randy Park, Public Works Administrator Steve Leach, Parks and Recreation Director Larry Zehnder, Neighborhood Services Director Beverly Johnson, Finance Director Daisy Madison, Education, Arts and Culture Administrator Missy Crutchfield, Multicultural Affairs Director Beverly Cosley, Special Project Coordinator Kathie Fulghum, City Treasurer Mary Keown, City Attorney Mike McMahan, Assistant to the Mayor Matt Lea, Human Services Administrator Ron Swafford, Fire Marshal James Whitmire and General Services Administrator Danny Thornton.


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