LOWVILLE Adam Zehr soon will take the reins as information technology director in Lewis County.
Gregory M. Kulzer, R-West Lowville, chairman of the Information Technology Committee, said experience put Mr. Zehr ahead of several other candidates.
He has numerous years of IT experience, in network administration, supervisory work in IT, phone systems, security cameras and GPS, he said.
We had three exceptional candidates, Mr. Kulzer said. It was a difficult choice, but we made it based on his broad band of experience.
The committee is finalizing contract details, while the legislative board as a whole will have to make an official appointment.
It is expected Mr. Zehr will be approved at the April 1 board meeting.