His work in local government strategic planning, downtown revitalization and with business prospects in targeted economic sectors has prepared him well for this role.
— Town Manager Brannon Godfrey
• Age: 46
• Home: near Greenville, N.C.
• Position: New Warrenton economic development director, starting July 5.
• Annual salary: $85,000.
• Experience: Planner and economic development project director, City of Greenville, N.C., 2005-present.
• Education: Master’s degree, regional planning, Cornell University, 2005; bachelor’s degree, American history, Ohio State University, 2003; Upper Arlington High School, Ohio, 1989.
• Family: Wife, Staci; two children, Tommy, 9, and Regan, 6.