N E W S R E L E A S E
Aug. 8, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jody Puckett, Communications Director
JCC Board of Supervisors appoints new County Administrator
The James City County Board of Supervisors has unanimously appointed Bryan J. Hill as County Administrator effective Sept. 8, 2014. Hill has served as Deputy County Administrator for Beaufort County, South Carolina since January 2009. During a special meeting Aug. 8, the Board approved a 3-year contract for Hill with a starting salary of $170,000. He has expertise in areas of finance and budgeting, human resources and employee benefits as well as supervising all department heads within the Beaufort County organization. He first started with Beaufort County as a Budget Analyst in February 2008.
Hill was the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations at the University of South Carolina's Beaufort/Bluffton Campus. He served as Director of Finance for the University of Maryland’s Office of Information and Technology as well as Director of Administration for the Department of Aerospace Engineering.
Hill earned an Award for Academic Excellence from the American Association of Budget and Program Analysts and while at Maryland, earned the A. James Clark School of Engineering Staff Award plus a Commendation from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at their 50th Anniversary celebration. He received his Undergraduate Degree in Public Administration from Alfred University and his Masters from the University of Southern California.
Hill is married and has three children. He coaches basketball, football and soccer and serves on the Board of Directors for the United Way of the Low Country.