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Ron Sams Named Montgomery’s Director Of Public Safety

A little more than a week after Montgomery Public Safety Director Chris Murphy announced his retirement, his successor has been named. City officials welcomed a new addition to the staff Wednesday, as Ron Sams was announced Montgomery’s Public Safety Director. Sams says he is familiar with the inter-workings of the city of Montgomery, serving as the city’s Director of I…

ADECA Names Jennifer Ardis as Communications and External Affairs Director

Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs Director Jim Byard Jr. named Jennifer Ardis as the department’s Communications and External Affairs Director effective today. Ardis, a longtime Governor’s Office staffer, will lead the section of ADECA responsible for informing Alabamians about the department’s programs and grants. The section handles external communication with the public and news media and manages the…

New Marshall Spaceflight Center Head

NASA has named a new director to lead the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. NASA officials say Todd May will take over for retiring director Patrick Scheuermann.  May has  been acting director since November. He  previously worked as the space center’s deputy director and had managed the Space Launch System Program since its inception in 2011. Officials say May…