BOLIVIA, NC (WECT) – After 12 years as County Manager in Brunswick County, Marty Lawing has submitted his resignation. Lawing has accepted a job as County Manager in Guilford County.
Reports say Lawing will make $183,000 in his new position, which will begin May 6th. His last day in Brunswick County is May 3.
Commissioners in Guilford County voted 6-3 Thursday night to hire Lawing to replace Brenda Jones-Fox, who retired. Guilford County has a nine member commission, compared to the five members that serve in Brunswick County.
No word on who will take over Lawing's position in Brunswick County on an interim basis.