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File #: 2022-1160    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Appointment
File created: 1/26/2022 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/22/2022 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All Appointment to the Merit System Council - Deborah A. Jackson

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Chief Executive Office                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All

Appointment to the Merit System Council - Deborah A. Jackson

Body

 

Information Contact: Michael L. Thurmond, Chief Executive Officer

Phone Number: 404-371-2881

 

PURPOSE:

Pursuant to 13A of the Organizational Act where "The chief executive shall nominate a person for appointment” CEO Michael Thurmond is nominating Deborah A. Jackson for appointment to the Merit System Council. This term will begin upon confirmation by the Board of Commissioners and will expire on December 31, 2025.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

The Merit System Council’s duty, function, and responsibility is to represent interests of the public in the improvement of personnel administration and the selection of qualified personnel, as well as review appeals pertaining to disciplinary actions of permanent classified employees for cause. Ms. Jackson is the former Mayor of the City of Lithonia and a practicing attorney. 

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

None

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To appoint Deborah A. Jackson to the Merit System Council on a staggered term for four (4) years.