Washington County has hired a new county manager. Rob Bencini III will become county manager on June 30th when current manager David Peoples retires.
Bencini, who currently lives in Greensboro, had been community and economic development director for Guilford County. Bencini will begin work June 7th as deputy county manager until Peoples retires at the end of that month.
In January Peoples announced he was retiring after six years as Washington County manager.