Posted on Monday August 19, 2019
The Town of Matthews today announced Jay Camp has been named Planning Director.
Matthews, NC – The Town of Matthews today announced Jay Camp has been named Planning Director. Camp has worked in the Planning Department since 2006 and has served as the Interim Planning Director since December 2018.
“Jay has been an integral part of our team for many years,” said Town Manager Hazen Blodgett. “He has built great relationships with the community, and his vision for the Matthews Planning Department is exciting. We look forward to his continued leadership as he moves into the Director role.”
“I am excited and honored to continue to serve the citizens of Matthews in my new role as Planning Director,” said Camp. “I look forward to continuing our longstanding tradition of strong planning and will work to ensure that we maintain and strengthen our high quality of life with thoughtful, sustainable and innovative planning practices.”
A native of the Charlotte area, Camp graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He completed the University of North Carolina Municipal and County Administration Course in 2018 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.