The Mason County Commission Tuesday selected Sharon Fogo to be the next Mason County Clerk beginning in January. Current County Clerk Ginger Brooks will retire at the end of the year and Fogo will serve in the position until the next election in November.
Fogo was one of four to apply for the position after Brooks announced her retirement in October. The others to seek the position were Kathryn Price, Cathy Gallagher and Marlayna O’Donnell. Price then withdrew from consideration and the Mason County Democrats forwarded the applications from Fogo, Gallagher and O’Donnell to the Commissioners for consideration.
The Commission’s selection was unanimous but they did say all three were more than qualified.
Fogo did speak after the Commissioners made the selection saying she is honored: