Public Affairs and Special Projects

The Director of Public Affairs is the primary point of contact for external functions of the County. The Director leads a broad range of critical efforts including state and federal policymaking, major special project development, grant management and support, and public and media relations. The Director of Public Affairs represents the County Manager and commissioners in local, regional and statewide meetings, and serves as the liaison to area business, non-profit, municipal and education groups as well as affiliated County partners and other entities.

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    Travis Kennedy

    Director of Public Affairs