Folsom has hired a new Community Development Director. Pam Johns, Associate Vice President of global planning engineering firm Michael Baker International, will take over September 6.
Under direction of the County Administrative Officer, assist with planning, organizing, reviewing, managing, and supervising the functions of the County government. Assists the County Administrative Officer in making major financial, administrative and policy recommendations to the Board of Supervisors as well as conducting or directing special projects and the analysis of public policy issues that are complex and often of a sensitive nature.
This is a single-position management classification which serves as the primary assistant to the County Administrative Officer, providing a variety of support for the management and supervision of the functions of County government. Provide program planning, policy development and oversight, and long range financial and strategic planning for the County.
Any combination of training and experience which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Advanced educational training in subjects related to the development and administration of county government, including a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, business or a closely related field. A Master’s Degree is preferred.
At least 6 years of experience performing a variety of administrative and fiscal analysis work, preferably including work in a public agency involving development and administration of programs, budgets, and public services.