County Manager Scott Somers announces the appointment of Dean Perez as Administrative Services director.
Perez is currently Human Resources director and Emergency Management director for Clatsop County. He will maintain both assignments under his new appointment.
The Administrative Services Department was created as a result of a reorganization of a number of county offices and functions earlier this year. As department director, Perez will oversee information technology, community relations and veterans services along with human resources and emergency management, and administer the countys risk management, safety and volunteer programs.
Im excited at this appointment, and look forward to the challenges of this new position, Perez said.
Perez joined Clatsop County in 1999 as Human Resources Director. A colonel in the Oregon National Guard, he also serves as commander of Camp Rilea Armed Forces Training Center in Warrenton.