New Woonsocket mayor names administrative team

New Woonsocket mayor names administrative team

WOONSOCKET – Mayor elect Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has announced the names of eight people who will serve as members of her incoming administration.

Baldelli-Hunt, who will be sworn in on Tuesday, Dec. 2, said she has moved to assemble an administrative team to help her begin tackling the challenges facing the city.

The following individuals were appointed:

Joel D. Matthews of Sutton, Massachussetts to serve as Acting Director of Planning
Linda S. Plays of Woonsocket to serve as Acting Director of Human Services
Thomas M. Bruce, III of Cumberland to serve as Acting Director of Finance
Alan R. Brodd of North Smithfield to serve as Acting Director of Public Works/City Engineer
Michael Marcello of Scituate to serve as Acting City Solicitor
Marc A. Dubois of Woonsocket to serve as Acting Public Safety Director
Richard P. Kearns of Woonsocket to serve as Acting Director of Administration
Susan E. Gaulin of Woonsocket to serve as Acting Mayor’s Administrative Aide

“I want to thank the members of my transition committee for helping me to put a strong administrative team together for the City of Woonsocket,” said Baldelli-Hunt. “There’s a great deal of work to be done and my administration will be focused on getting our city moving in the right direction and providing a high level of service to our citizens.”