FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Town of Telluride hires Deputy Town Manager
TELLURIDE, COLO. (October 19, 2022) – After an interview process that included applicants from across the country and regionally, the Town of Telluride has selected Zoe Dohnal as the new Deputy Town Manager.
Dohnal joins Telluride as an experienced manager in both the public and private sectors. She recently served as the Director of Operations and Development for the Town of Mountain Village.
In announcing the selection, Telluride Town Manager Scott Robson noted that Dohnal's combination of professional experience, both internationally and in mountain communities, combined with a deep connection to Telluride, positioned her well to take on the new Deputy Town Manager role.
"Zoe's experience leading communications strategy, climate action plan initiatives, and streamlining processes will be of huge value to the Town and allow us to make even greater progress on the key goals and objectives of Town Council and this community," Robson said. "I believe Telluride is the most extraordinary mountain town in North America. We are thrilled to add someone of Zoe's depth to our staff as we continually strive to improve the services we provide our locals and visitors worldwide.
Dohnal has a BA in Economics and Marketing from Butler University and a master's degree in Public Administration from the University of Colorado, Denver. She is currently a member of the Economic Development Council of Colorado, Colorado Communities for Climate Action. She is a past nominee for the state-wide Sam Mamet Good Governance Award. She and her husband, Ryan, have been residents of Telluride since 2016 and have two young sons.
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