Schmidt named Clackamas County's new administrator 


Gary Schmidt   The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners has appointed Gary Schmidt as the new county administrator.
   He will replace Donald Krupp, who is retiring at the end of the month.
  "Gary is a lifelong resident of Clackamas County, who brings a wealth of internal experience and knowledge about our county. He is well positioned to continue the incredible progress we have made over the past several years," said Clackamas County Chair Jim Bernard.
   Schmidt has been Clackamas County's director of Public and Government Affairs.
   "I am grateful and honored to serve as the next Clackamas County Administrator. I look forward to continuing the outstanding service of County Administrator Don Krupp," said Schmidt. "Working together with the public, Commissioners and County staff, we will continue to build and enhance public trust and serve and support this amazing community."