Photo by Joseph Bell â€“ Eric Bridges, center, executive director at North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission [NCPRPDC], speaks Wednesday alongside Douglas Morley, right, a two-term commissioner from Potter County and the new chairman of the executive board at North Central, and Carole Harshbarger, outgoing secretary/treasurer.
RIDGWAY â€“ A nominating committee on Wednesday morning appointed Potter County Commissioner Douglas Morley as chairman of the executive committee of the North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission [NCPRPDC].
Morley has served as chairman of Potter County's Board of Commissioners since he was seated in January 2008 and was successfully elected in November 2011 for a second term.
He has been an Allegany Township resident for the past 34 years, was a graduate of Northern Potter High School and attended Williamsport Area Community College.
Having resided in Potter County all his life, the two-term commissioner previously worked at the Pure Carbon plant in Coudersport and also owned a small family restaurant before beginning a career in the banking industry that spanned two decades.
Morley replaces Joe DeMott, one of three commissioners in McKean County.
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NCPRPDC executive committee
When: Wednesday, Feb. 22
Where: North Central offices, 651 Montmorenci Rd.,
Time: 9:30 a.m.