By now you've heard that the Chamber's Annual Public Officials Holiday Reception already has over 40 public officials attending. But did you know that this is the first opportunity to meet the finalists in Tacoma's City Manager Search?
We've confirmed that Rey Arellano, Tacoma's Interim City Manager; T.C. Broadnax, Assistant City Manager of San Antonio, TX; and Andrew Neiditz, City Manager of Lakewood, will all be attending the Holiday Reception. (Finalist Frederick Russell has withdrawn. Finalist Craig Malin's travel itinerary has not been finalized.)
If you are interested in meeting the finalists before they move onto interviews on Thursday, December 8th, please RSVP for the Holiday Reception online here or by calling Janice Hutchins at 253.627.2175. For more on the candidates, please visit the News Tribune's introduction of the finalists here.
Please note that Tom Pierson, Chamber President & CEO, will be participating in candidate interviews with other business leaders on Thursday. If you have thoughts on any of the candidates, we encourage you to share them with Tom.