Revealed on November 16, 2022
Metropolis of Clearwater Broadcasts Key Management Adjustments
Metropolis Supervisor Names a New Assistant Metropolis Supervisor and Three New Division Administrators
CLEARWATER, Fla. — Clearwater Metropolis Supervisor Jon Jennings has introduced the appointment of 4 new metropolis leaders on the metropolis of Clearwater:
- Assistant Metropolis Supervisor, Jennifer Poirrier
- Clearwater Gasoline Director, Theron Colbert
- Human Sources Director, Billie Kirkpatrick
- Clearwater Redevelopment Company Director, Dr. Jaye Matthews
Assistant Metropolis Supervisor
Jennifer Poirrier was appointed as the brand new assistant metropolis supervisor, efficient Oct. 1. Poirrier got here to the town of Clearwater in August 2018 as human sources assistant director and shortly was promoted to human sources director. Previous to her time in Clearwater, she labored as human sources director on the metropolis of Treasure Island for greater than 9 years.
Poirrier accomplished her Bachelor of Utilized Science diploma in Enterprise/Human Sources on the College of South Florida and her Grasp of Enterprise Administration in human sources at Florida Atlantic College. She is licensed by way of the Excessive Efficiency Management Academy, is a licensed Skilled in Human Sources, and is a member of the Worldwide Metropolis/County Administration Affiliation. In 2019, she was honored as a “2019 Folks First Honoree” by the Tampa Bay Enterprise Journal.
Clearwater Gasoline Director
Theron “TC” Colbert
Theron “TC” Colbert was appointed as the brand new Clearwater Gasoline System government director and can start employment Nov. 21. Colbert is an expert electrical engineer, licensed electrical contractor, and retired senior U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps Officer (Commander, O-5) with greater than 30 years of expertise in development administration and services upkeep and restore the world over. He involves Clearwater from the Jacksonville space and has expertise serving as founder and CEO of TRC Vitality Engineering LLC, as an electrical programs engineer for Jacksonville Electrical Authorities, as commander of the Civil Engineer Corps of the U.S. Navy, amongst different roles.
Colbert accomplished a Grasp of Science diploma in electrical and laptop engineering, a Grasp of Engineering diploma in civil engineering development administration, and a Bachelor of Science diploma in electrical engineering, all three from the College of Florida. He’s a licensed skilled engineer (Florida and South Carolina), is a licensed electrical contractor by the Florida Division of Enterprise and Skilled Rules, and is licensed as a professional commissioning course of supplier (QCxP) by the College of Wisconsin.
Human Sources Director
Billie Kirkpatrick was appointed as the brand new human sources director, efficient Nov. 5. Kirkpatrick is a long-time metropolis of Clearwater worker who moved up by way of the group. She got here to the Human Sources Division in Could 2019, having served as Human Sources supervisor then selling to assistant director. She has labored within the metropolis’s info expertise, parks and recreation, library and finance departments, serving in roles reminiscent of senior enterprise system analyst, senior pension payroll analyst, administrative analyst, and others.
Kirkpatrick accomplished her Bachelor of Science diploma in accounting from the College of South Florida. She is a licensed Venture Administration Skilled and a licensed Skilled in Human Sources.
Clearwater Redevelopment Company Director
Dr. Jaye Matthews
Dr. Jaye Matthews was appointed as the brand new Group Redevelopment Company director and can start employment Dec. 5. In her earlier position, Dr. Matthews served as operations officer and administration director for the town of Baltimore’s Division of Housing and Group Growth since 2019. Her earlier expertise consists of serving as guide and facilitator for XQ Institute in Oakland, Calif.; as government director of OpenStreetMap in Washington, D.C.; as government director of Stepping Stones Shelter in Rockville, Maryland; as a homelessness prevention speedy re-housing program administrator in Baltimore, Maryland, amongst different roles.
Dr. Matthews earned her Physician of Enterprise Administration within the subject of Social Influence Administration from Walden College in Minneapolis. She additionally accomplished her Grasp of Arts in Modern Communications with a deal with advertising and marketing and public relations from Notre Dame of Maryland College and a Bachelor of Science diploma in biology/pre-med on the Morgan State College, each in Baltimore, Maryland. She holds an Government Certificates in Nonprofit Administration from Georgetown College’s McCourt College of Public Coverage in Washington, D.C.
“I’m excited to welcome these top-notch professionals to the town of Clearwater group,” stated Metropolis Supervisor Jon Jennings. “I might be seeking to these excellent professionals to function leaders among the many metropolis’s wonderful group of robust and succesful employees and to affix our efforts to proceed shifting the town ahead.”
Town of Clearwater employs greater than 1,880 staff in 20 departments. View the town’s organizational chart.
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