Kerry Steelman will be the new administrator of elections for Hamilton County.
He will replace Charlotte Mullis-Morgan, who is set to retire in next month.
The Hamilton County Election Commission met today and interviewed eight of the original 39 applicants for the position. They picked Steelman after closed-door deliberations that followed.
Louie Brogdon began reporting with the Chattanooga Times Free Press in February 2013. Before he came to the Scenic City, Louie lived on St. Simons Island, Ga. and covered crime, courts, environment and government at the Brunswick News, a 17,000-circulation daily on the Georgia coast. While there, he was awarded for investigative reporting on police discipline and other law enforcement issues by the Georgia Press Association. For the Times Free Press, Louie covers Hamilton County ...