King named Westport administrator pending contract deal
The Cape Cod Times reports that Mr. King was a finalist in July 2013 in Harwich's search for a town administrator. He makes $85,000 annually in his Wellfleet position.Mr. King's resume … • Assistant town administrator, Wellfleet, 2011-present; also served stint as interim town administrator there and prepared 2014 town budget.. • Executive director. Washington Hancock Community Agency, Millbridge, Maine, 2003-2011. Led $10 million non-profit corporation providing 140 programs. • City manager, Ellsworth, Maine, 1990-2003. "With a tenure of 13 years, I was the longest serving city manager" of this community of 8,000 year-round residents, a population that doubles in summer. Accomplishments cited there include establishing 10-year capital improvement plan, developing budgets that resulted in zero property tax increase for four years, implemented a pay-as-you-throw solid waste program (such as Tiverton's) … • Town manager, Westerly, RI, (then 23,000 residents and 150 full-time employees) 1988-1990. Responsibilities included budget preparation, contract negotiations, also redesigned community's personnel functions and job descriptions, and oversaw major town construction projects. • Town administrator, Auburn, Mass. (then 16,000 residents), 1982-1988. • Town manager, Oakland, Maine, 1979, 1982. Education: Master of public administration, Penn State University; BA in public management, University of Maine.