Mill Creek staffing changes continue
Grace Lockett laid off; Jeff Balentine appointed to replace her
Last updated 1/17/2021 at 1:02pm
The City of Mill Creek is in the process of a reorganization that has appointed a former finance director to work alongside the city manager, and reorganized to omit the chief of staff role.
In a prepared statement sent to the Beacon, the city detailed its reclassification of the position of chief of staff to the position of deputy city manager and internal auditor. The role replacement was effective Jan. 1, but interviews on the subject were deferred to City Manager Michael Ciaravino, who has avoided phone contact with the Beacon.
The reclassification was approved by City Council during...