FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Rockingham County Promotes Armstrong
to Director of Community Development,
Fills Management Position
Rockingham County is pleased to announce that Casey B. Armstrong has been promoted to Director of Community Development effective November 4, 2013. Mr. Armstrong replaces William L. Vaughn, who was promoted to Assistant County Administrator as of September 1, 2013.
Mr. Armstrong was employed by Rockingham County in 2006, and previously held the position of Environmental Manager. As Environmental Manager, Mr. Armstrong supervised the County’s programs of erosion and sediment control (E&S) and stormwater management. Prior to his work with Rockingham County, Mr. Armstrong worked as an environmental technician for Prince William County Schools.
Mr. Armstrong received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science from Eastern Mennonite University. He holds certifications from the Commonwealth of Virginia in E&S inspection, plan review and administration, and as a floodplain manager.
In the position of Director of Community Development, Mr. Armstrong is responsible for providing leadership to the County’s community development operations including building inspections, community planning, development review, environmental management, geographic information systems and zoning enforcement.
Rockingham County is pleased to announce an additional promotion to a management position within the Community Development Department. Stephen W. Davis has announced his retirement as Rockingham County Building Official effective December 31, 2013. Kevin E. Kline, P.E., Rockingham County Deputy Building Official, has been appointed Building Official, effective January 1, 2014. As Building Official, Mr. Kline will oversee the Building Inspections function and is responsible for the administration of the statewide building code within Rockingham County. Mr. Kline earned his engineering degree from Old Dominion University. He holds certifications from the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development as a Certified Building Official (CBO) and Building Plans Reviewer. Mr. Kline has been employed with the County since September 2004.
For additional information contact:
Joseph S. Paxton, County Administrator, (540) 564-3012