The Ottawa County Commissioners have appointed Veronica Reid as Ottawa County Recorder.
Reid fills the office that became vacant on Oct. 31 with the retirement of Virginia Park.
Reid, a resident of Catawba and graduate of Witchita State University, is experienced in finance, payroll and human resources. Reid has worked for 21 years in payroll and finance, with Safelite Glass Corporation, Sterling Commerce and most recently with Abercrombie and Fitch of New Albany, OH.
The Ottawa County Democratic Party Central Committee will meet on Nov. 8 to make the interim appointment for County Recorder. Park is on the ballot for the General Election on Nov. 6.