The City of Kirksville has selected a new Assistant City Manager.
Ashley Young has been hired for the position and will begin working for the city on Feb. 24.
Young replaces Angie Whisnant who has accepted a position in Putnam County, Fla.
Young holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology/Anthropology and History from Truman State University.
Young has served as Director of Communications with Complete Family Medicine and Systems Administrator with American Trust Bank.
Young has also served on the board of the Kirksville Regional Economic Development group, and has been actively involved in the community serving organizations including the Kirksville Kiwanis, Kirksville Area Habitat for Humanity, Kirksville Young Professionals, Curtain Call Theatre Company, Adair Lodge No. 366, and Moila Temple.