Second ‘Meet and Greet’ Event with WPB CRA Executive Director Candidates Announced
City Announces Five Finalists for CRA Executive Director Position
WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (February 20, 2020) – The City of West Palm Beach has announced the addition of a second ‘Meet and Greet’ event with the five finalists for the position of Executive Director of the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). West Palm Beach residents and business owners within the City’s CRA Districts are invited and encouraged to attend!
The ‘Meet and Greets’ have been scheduled for the following dates and locations:
- **NEW**: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 (10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) in the Mayor’s Board Room at City Hall, 401 Clematis Street
- Tuesday, February 25, 2020 (5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) in the Flagler Gallery at City Hall, 401 Clematis Street.
The five finalists for the position are:
- Artie Jones, III,
- Allison Justice, M.B.A., C.R.P.,
- Kristin Mory, R.A.,
- Giovanni Moss, and
- Jeffrey L. Oris, CEcD.
The successful candidate will report to the CRA Board. The CRA Board will select the successful candidate at a Special CRA Board meeting on February 26, 2020.
The CRA Executive Director is responsible for the administration of the CRA, a local government agency that works in collaboration with residents, property owners, businesses, developers and other community organizations to foster redevelopment within the CRA Districts. Among the CRA’s priorities are public safety, beautification, streetscape, and infrastructure improvements, economic development, affordable housing, business incentives, marketing and special events, and historic preservation.
There are two CRA districts within the City of West Palm Beach. These districts include the Downtown City Center CRA District and the Northwood/Pleasant City CRA District. To learn more about the CRA and CRA districts, please visit: https://www.wpb.org/government/community-redevelopment-agency .
For more information, please call: (561) 822-1400 (TTY 800-955-8771).