COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - City Manager Isaiah Hugley has selected the current Columbus Consolidated Government (CCG) Assistant Finance Director, Angelica Alexander to fill the position of the finance director.
The position was left vacant last year when Deputy City Manager Pam Hodge was promoted to her current position. Mayor Tomlinson and the city manager will go before the city council for approval on Tuesday, April 26. City Manager Isaiah Hugley will also recommend John Hudgison as the Permanent Inspections and Codes Director at city council.
Angelica Alexander has served as the city's assistant finance director since July 2015. She has been with the CCG Finance Department since 2008, where she served as senior accountant and budget/finance analyst.
"It's good to be able to recommend such a qualified candidate that has come up through our own ranks. Angelica is the right fit for this important positions," said
After Alexander graduated Magna Cum Laude from Columbus State University in 2008 with a degree in accounting, she worked in several finance based positions. Some of these positions included Senior Reconciliation Operations Specialist at Synovus, Bookkeeper at National Business Services and Customer Service specialist at Aflac.
"I am grateful for this opportunity to continue serving the city and the citizens. I look forward to serving our community for many years to come," said Alexander.