Imperial County now has a Public Information Officer.
Rebecca Terrazas-Baxter will begin her new job on Monday. Imperial County Executive Officer Ralph Cordova says that Baxter-Terrazas brings 10 years of experience working with state and federal legislators to the position , including working for U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer , Assemblyman V. Manuel Perez and most recently with Congressman Juan Vargas. According to Cordova , Terrazas-Baxter will perform a broad range of public and media relations functions for all Imperial County departments. Those tasks will include developing a comprehensive public outreach program that includes maintaining a social media presence , producing marketing and promotional materials and disseminating information to the media.