BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The newly appointed chief Administrative Officer, Troy Bell, has announced his resignation after allegedly lying on his resume.
The Office of Mayor-president Sharon Weston Broome has responded to these allegations and his resignation.
The Advocate reports Broome's new chief administrative officer does not actually hold a master's degree in public administration, which he claimed on his resume.
Bell also claims to have this degree, from Bernard M. Baruch College of the City of University of New York, on his LinkedIn profile.
Mayor Broome's office released the following statement Friday afternoon in response: