Greensboro, NC - The Guilford County Board of Commissioners has chosen a new manager.
Marty Lawing, former county manager in Brunswick County, was chosen after a 6-3 vote by commissioners last night.
Lawing's salary will be $183,000, according to Chairperson Linda Shaw.
Lawing told WFMY News 2 that his last day in Brunswick County is May 3rd. He is scheduled to start in Guilford County May 6.
Lawing was the county manager for 12 years in Brunswick County.
Lawing said his top priorities are to get to know the Guilford County Commissioners, work with them to identify community goals and get to know community leaders.
He replaces Brenda Jones-Fox who retired in January.