|July 26, 2021|
County restructuring to meet COVID-19 challenges
SAN BERNARDINO - (INT) - The fiscal challenges of the pandemic is forcing some changes that will shift Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Gary McBride to the newly created post of County Strategic Projects Director.
County supervisors will meet September 29th to begin the process of filling the CEO position.
“This (health and economic) crisis requires the undivided focus of Gary's experience, unique understating of county finance, and problem-solving talents," said Board of Supervisors Chairman Curt Hagman.
"The crisis of COVID-19 presents us with opportunities to rethink how we address public health challenges and funding in this new era,” McBride said.
McBride has spent his entire 26-year professional career in San Bernardino County government and has served as CEO since November 2017. He previously served for four years as the County's Chief Financial Officer.
Story Date: September 29, 2020