Podcast: Chris Morrill, GFOA’s New Executive Director & Roanoke Manager

Podcast: Chris Morrill, GFOA’s New Executive Director & Roanoke Manager

Chris Morrill
Executive Director
GFOA
(City Manager of Roanoke, VA)
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Chris Morrill, the City Manager of Roanoke, VA for one more day, joins GovLove to talk about his next career step. He discussed his career path, which included a stint in the Peace Corps and consulting in South Africa, and how hard it was to make the choice to become the next Executive Director of GFOA. He discusses managing Roanoke through the Great Recession and how the city worked to revitalize its downtown. And learn about Chris’ plans for GFOA and why he thinks it’s a vital association.

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