Welcome Planned for New Administrator

Gary Parker

BLYTHEWOOD – A welcoming reception will be held for Blythewood’s new Town Administrator Gary Parker at The Manor on Thursday, July 24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The event will be sponsored by the Town of Blythewood in conjunction with the Blythewood Chamber of Commerce’s ‘After Five’ networking event held every third Thursday. Mayor J. Michael Ross will be on hand to introduce Parker to the Chamber’s members and their guests.

Parker, who retired as Town Manager of Sunset Beach, N. C. last December, was hired by the Town of Blythewood on June 17. He holds a master’s degree in public administration from N.C. State University in Raleigh and has more than 30 years’ experience in municipal government.

Chamber members are asked to register themselves and their guests for the event on the Chamber’s Eventbright page. The Manor is located at 171 Langford Road in Blythewood.