Lindsay Manson Named Public Affairs & Project Manager
Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Concord City Manager Lloyd Payne has named Lindsay Manson as Concord's next Public Affairs & Project Manager. Prior to joining the City of Concord, Manson served as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Congressman Dave Reichert (WA-08) in Washington, DC.


"I am pleased to announce the hiring of Lindsay Manson to the Public Affairs & Project Manager position for the City of Concord," said Lloyd Payne, Concord City Manager. "She brings a wealth of communications knowledge and experience to the City.  Lindsay will be a tremendous asset to Team Concord as we continue to look for innovative ways to keep our citizens informed." 


As Concord's Public Affairs & Project Manager, Manson will serve as the chief spokesperson for the City and direct the City's strategic communications efforts, including management of the City's external communications and news media relations. 


"I am excited to welcome Lindsay to Team Concord. Her experience and knowledge will help us take our public communications to a new level for our citizens," said Assistant City Manager Pam Hinson.


Manson's former employer, Congressman Dave Reichert, had the following comments regarding her position at Concord: "She is dedicated, compassionate, detailed, and a team player.  She will be a great addition to the City. Her most important quality is her understanding of what it means to serve others; it is difficult to find that kind of heart in today's world."


"During my congressional career, I had the opportunity to work with a diverse group of dedicated individuals committed to improving their communities through collaboration and communication," said Lindsay Manson. "I am truly honored and excited to join Team Concord and continue this work and help enhance the City's already impressive record of service to its citizens."


Manson graduated from Hamilton College with a Bachelor of Arts degree, where she majored in government with a minor in economics. She brings over 12 years of government service and extensive communications experience to the City.  Manson will begin her employment with the City on January 11, 2021.