Don Allen nominated as head of Hamilton County Human Services Department

Don Allen nominated as head of Hamilton County Human Services Department

August 11th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Don Allen has been appointed to lead the Hamilton County Human Services Department.

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger is seeking the commission's approval this morning for his appointment of Don L. Allen, Sr. to lead the Human Services Department.

Human Services includes Corrections, Maintenance, Emergency Services, Parks and Recreation and Social Services.

Coppinger also announced Tony Reavley to replace Allen, who is currently director of the Emergency Services Department.

The commission will vote on the appointments this morning as part of its recessed meeting from Aug. 3.

Allen's salary would be $113,000.

Former Administrator of Human Services Scott Schoolfield retired in January.