Wayne Larson has been named the new new public communications director for the city of College Station.
As director of public communications, Larson will be the spokesperson for the city and will implement the city's Public Communication Plan that was approved in June of 2007. He will also have other responsibilities such as managing all community, media, print and broadcasting relations.
Larson, 38, is leaving his position as communications director for the city of Port St. Lucie, Florida, a position he has held for the past 20 months. He will begin in College Station October 8.
Larson also worked as the public information officer for the City of Kissimmee, Florida, for 15 years.
He was selected from 41 applicants. He will replace Becky Nugent, who is moving to the city's secretary office.