New Mesa County Administrator Officially Hired
KREX News Room
MESA COUNTY, Colo. - Exactly three months after Mesa County administrator Chantal Unfug resigned, a new county administrator has been hired.
A contract for Tom Fisher, who has been acting as interim administrator since Unfug's leave, was finalized Monday to officially welcome him as the county's administrator.
Prior to this position, the eleven-year county employee served as the Internal Services director, overseeing human resources and other departments.
"I've really enjoyed working with the employees here ... and now I get the opportunity to not only work with the commissioners and advance their goals, but also help the employees and advance their goals as well," said Fisher.
Fisher has also served as director of the Regional Transportation Planning Office and the Regional Services Department.
Fisher is a Colonel in the Utah Army National Guard.