Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced the appointment of Meredith L. Thompson to the position of Public Information Officer. Thompson previously served as Public Affairs Specialist, where she assisted the Public Information Officer with communication efforts.
“Meredith is an extraordinarily talented writer and communicator who is committed to transparency in delivery of information to the public,” County Executive Neuman said. “I am confident she will continue to serve the county well in the role of Public Information Officer.”
Prior to joining the county earlier this year, Thompson was the assistant editor of the Severna Park Voice, Arundel Voice and Pasadena Voice newspapers in Anne Arundel County. She holds a bachelor of science in Business Communication from Stevenson University.
A resident of Arnold, Thompson is an active member of and volunteer at Bay Area Community Church in Annapolis.
Thompson replaced Linda West who resigned earlier in the year.