Holden appoints asst. CAO & 2 dept. heads

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Mayor-President Kip Holden appointed an assistant chief administrative officer and two department heads for East Baton Rouge Parish government Thursday morning.

Juvenile Services Director Gail Grover was promoted to assistant CAO. She replaces Gwen Hamilton, who is retiring. Grover had served as director of juvenile services since 1999.

The interim director of the Department of Public Works was officially appointed to the position. David Guillory, a civil engineer, served as the interim head of the department for almost a year.

Jamie Mabile was named community development director. She holds a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in mass communications and spent nearly four years as an economic analyst for the Louisiana State Division of Administration's Office of Community Development Disaster Recovery Unit.

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