Hill Named Athens County Children Services Director< < Back to
The head of a neighboring county's agency will lead Athens County Children Services when current executive director Andrea Reik retires in July.
Catherine Hill is the executive director of Hocking County Children Services.
Athens County spokeswoman Sherri Oliver says Hill has accepted a verbal offer from the agency.
Hill has more than 20 years of social services experience and has been Hocking County's executive director since 2008.
Hill received degrees in social work from Wright State University and Ohio State University.
Current Athens County director Reik has filled the role since 2005 and has been with the agency since 1973.
Oliver says the agency hopes to finalize the contract next week.