Sioux Falls, South Dakota: The City Council announced today that they will be acting upon the recommendation of the Council's ad hoc hiring committee to appoint Jermery Washington as City Clerk at their Tuesday, June 6, 2023, regular meeting.
Mr. Washington serves as the current City Clerk in Box Elder, SD, and has a bachelor of science degree in management information systems from Midwestern State University (Wichita Falls, TX) and a bachelor of science degree in information technology from National American University. In addition, he is a member of the International Institute of Municipal Clerks and the National Association of Parliamentarians.
Mr. Washington served in the U.S. Air Force for 13 years and was stationed in Sheppard Air Force Base (TX) and Ellsworth Air Force Base (SD).
"I'm excited to have the caliber of experience that Mr. Washington brings to this position," said Councilor Alex Jensen. "He will be a fantastic addition to our team, and the right person to lead the City Clerk's Office."
The position was previously held by Tom Greco, who was recently appointed as the Commission Administrative Officer for Minnehaha County. Greco had served as City Clerk since 2016. A start date for Mr. Washington will be announced later this summer.