Melissa Albrecht Steps Down as Facilities Director of Fairgrounds

Melissa Albrecht Steps Down as Facilities Director of Fairgrounds (Photo by Chris Foy)
Melissa Albrecht Steps Down as Facilities Director of Fairgrounds (Photo by Chris Foy)

Facilities Director of the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, Melissa Albrecht, announced her resignation from the position on Thursday.

Chairman of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees, Steve Eliason.

Sheridan County Administrative Director, Renee Obermuller, and Public Works Director for Sheridan County, Rod Liesinger, have offered the fair board and fairgrounds staff their assistance with financial and operational duties. Eliason says business will continue as usual, but Albrecht will be missed.

The fair board unanimously voted to approve Eliason as interim director in Albrecht's absence. The board also voted unanimously to keep its current roster of officers for 2013: Eliason as chairman, Jeff Foster as vice chairman, Ed Johlman as secretary and Brendon Kerns as capital outlay manager.

Eliason says the board is currently working on a job description for facilities director and is seeking someone to fill the vacancy as soon as possible.

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