LABELLE, FL. -- Jennifer Davis, Hendry County Interim County Administrator, was named County Administrator by the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, October 23.
The Board voted unanimously to promote Mrs. Davis to the County Administrator position effective immediately.
“The Board is excited to see what the future holds for Hendry County with Mrs. Davis as County Administrator,” stated Chairman, Mitchell Wills.”I have worked alongside her for many years and have seen the dedication she has for her work and our County. Her knowledge of our area will serve as a tremendous asset to the entire community.”
Davis has served Hendry County for over 19 years in various roles including Chief Financial Officer and Budget Director for the Clerk of Court, Office of Management of Budget Director and Deputy County Administrator for the Board of County Commissioners.
“I am honored to have this opportunity to continue serving Hendry County in my newest role as County Administrator,” stated Davis. “I have lived and worked in Hendry County for most of my life and will continue to work hard to preserve our County as a great place to live and work.”
Mrs. Davis is a life-long resident of Hendry County and currently resides in Felda with her husband Cliff Davis and their 3 children.