New Whakatane Chief Executive Arrives

 The Whakatane District Council's new chief executive arrives today.

Stephanie O'Sullivan, previously senior Bay of Plenty advisor for the Government's Regional Growth Fund, was appointed in September.

She succeeds Marty Grenfell who is now chief executive for the Tauranga City Council.

Whakatane's Mayor Tony Bonne, says they're looking forward to Stephanie's arrival.

Emma Griffiths