The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors named Oktibbeha County Comptroller Emily Garrard as county administrator Monday. The hire concluded four-month process to fill a vacancy left by former administrator Don Poseyâ€™s retirement. (Photo by Alex Holloway, SDN)
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors selected Comptroller Emily Garrard as the new county administrator on Monday.
Supervisors hired Garrard on a 4-1 vote during a Monday morning meeting, with District 1 Supervisor John Montgomery, District 3 Supervisor Marvell Howard, District 4 Supervisor Daniel Jackson and District 5 Supervisor Joe Williams voting in favor. District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer voted against the hire.
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