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Pittsburg Hires New Dir. of Community Development and Housing

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The City of Pittsburg announced today that it has hired Quentin Holmes as the new community development and housing director.

"Quentin is a great addition to our team," says Pittsburg City Manager Daron Hall. "He is a proven leader and is well-known in our community. His ideas, work ethic and positive attitude will serve Pittsburg well."

Holmes will take on responsibilities including networking and building positive relationships with business leaders, educational alliances, property owners, investors, regulatory and governmental agencies, non profits and residents.

"I am honored to be given the opportunity to lead our City's efforts in housing and community development," says Holmes. "I love this community and the direction we are headed. The future of Pittsburg is bright. Luckily, I get to be on the front line."

Holmes graduated from Pittsburg State University with a Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering Technology. He has more than ten years of experience working in the public and private business sectors. Holmes was formerly the Director of Development for the Pittsburg State University College of Technology. He and his wife Monica have three children and own The Cheer Pitt.

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