April 17, 2024


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After a nationwide search, San Marcos hires new finance director

The city of San Marcos is welcoming a new director of finance Aug. 1.

Interim Metropolis Supervisor Stephanie Reyes selected Jonathan Locke from a nationwide pool of 15 candidates, according to a metropolis news launch.

“I am thrilled to be part of these a rising, dynamic, and various group,” Locke mentioned in the announcement of his employing. “I am honored to join an unbelievable group and serve the people of San Marcos.”

For additional than 7 years, Locke was the executive director of finance for the Town of Killeen. He has 18 years of financial management expertise, which include remaining metropolis treasurer in the city of Large Rapids, Michigan, and as assistant director at Perry County Position & Relatives Products and services in Ohio.

Locke has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s diploma in business administration from Franklin University in Ohio. According to the release, Locke is a accredited certified public accountant and a licensed government finance officer. He is a member of the Govt Finance Officers Association of Texas, newly elected to the Board of Directors as the central consultant, and serves on the Governmental Affairs Committee.

Reyes claimed in the announcement that the town is energized for Locke to be part of the staff.

“He will carry his robust monetary management abilities and encounter to our Finance Section,” she stated. “We’re self-assured he’ll be a solid asset to the City and local community as a entire.”

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