Ashland city recorder appointed Region 5 director
Ashland City Recorder Melissa Huhtala was recently appointed Region 5 director for the Oregon Association of Municipal Recorders for the 2020-2022 period.
Huhtala has been a member of the association since 2011 and served on the conference, internet, nominating and mentoring committees. She is pursuing a certified municipal clerk designation from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks.
Huhtala began employment with the city of Ashland in 2017 and previously served as recorder for the city of Talent.
After more than 10 years working in government, Huhtala said she is pleased to work with a great group within the OAMR today, whether via email or virtual conference.
“I am looking forward to seeing everyone face to face again,” she said. “In the meantime I am excited to continue this role and will do my best as Region 5 director.”