In addition to working for local government agencies, Newman has also held several positions, over a 15 year period, with the Estée Lauder Companies in New York.
“Paul brings extensive corporate and community experience to this position,” said Greene County Administrator Brandon Huddleson. “He has served in various capacities in the corporate world that gives him valuable insight as to the needs of business. His work in the Fairborn community gives him a great perspective on the needs of Greene County communities and many contacts he can leverage for the benefit of the County as a whole. He is a perfect fit for our team.”
Newman replaces the Peter Williams who resigned from the county development director position effective March 4 after working for the county almost four years. Williams accepted a position with Wright State University as the Director of Development & External Relations.
“We’re all very excited about Paul being part of the team and what he brings to the table for this organization,” said Greene County Commissioner Tom Koogler. “We’re excited about the direction we’re going to be going in with his efforts.