Posted on Tuesday January 06, 2015
The City of Claremont has hired a new City Manager.
The City of Claremont has hired Catherine Renbarger as City Manager beginning on Tuesday, January 20. Catherine is a 2006 graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and she earned her Master of Public Administration from UNC in 2010. She is originally from Rocky Mount NC and still has family there.
Catherine’s previous experience is diverse, which includes participation in the Teach for America program where she taught elementary age children in Greenville, MS. Most recently in 2010 she began employment with the Dakota County, MN administration office and served as the Assistant to the County Administrator from 2011-2014.
Claremont’s Mayor Shawn R. Brown stated “I am excited that Catherine is joining the management team of our city. The experience and prospective she will bring to the city will serve us well.” He later stated that “The city of Claremont has many exciting things going on now in the area of economic growth and overall development that Catherine can help lead.”
When asked her thoughts Catherine stated “I am very excited about the opportunity and am looking forward to becoming part of the Claremont community.”