City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz has appointed Patrick Deignan Communications Manager for the City of Evanston. He takes over the position of former Community Engagement Manager Martha Logan, who retired last year.
As Communications Manager, Mr. Deignan will be responsible for all City corporate communications including social media channels, City enewsletters and text messaging, print publications, the operations of the City’s public and government access video operations and will support the Mayor, City Council and City Manager in a variety of community engagement initiatives. He will also serve as the City’s spokesperson and primary media contact.
“Patrick Deignan has worked to build the City’s communications operations into one of the finest municipal community engagement operations in America. The City reaches our residents in ways that are convenient for them. I look forward to working with Patrick as he continues to build on these successes.” said Mr. Bobkiewicz.