The Public Information Officer is a member of the County Manager’s staff and serves as liaison for Currituck County Government, providing information to increase citizen awareness and understanding of all Currituck County departments, services, events, and maintains a series of quality communications.
The Public Information officer assists county departments to:
- Enhance outreach efforts and distribution of news releases
- Social media posts
- Website updates
- Public service announcements
During emergencies and critical incidents, the Public Information Officer serves as the county’s primary spokesperson in the Emergency Operations Center, distributing timely information to County residents, property owners and visitors.