LAS CRUCES, N.M. — The Dona Ana Board of County Commissioners named a new county manager Tuesday morning in a special meeting.
Commissioners voted for local attorney Julia Brown to take over the position.
The county, through BOCC Chairman Billy Garrett will enter into negotiations with Brown and will determine salary and start date.
The board also voted to keep current Assistant County Manager of Operations Chuck McMahon in his current position.
The two were the top finalists for the job.