Board Appoints DSS Special Counsel
Last updated 7/19/2021 at 12:45pm
On July 12, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to appoint James “Jay” H. Taylor III as the full-time special counsel to the Department of Social Services.
Commissioners reached this decision based on the recommendation of a selection committee who interviewed the most qualified candidates for the position, according to a news release.
Based on the county’s structure, Taylor will work under the management of County Manager Jaime Laughter.
Taylor graduated from the University of Alabama with a B.S. in English, and earned a M.S. in biology from East Car...