City of Rehoboth Beach Names New Director of Public Works

June 7th, 2018

Kevin Williams has been selected to fill the position of Director of Public Works for the City of Rehoboth Beach effective May 29, 2018. He oversees the Water, Wastewater, Building and Grounds, and Streets Departments along with Capital Improvement Projects related to said departments. Previously, Williams served as an engineering consultant with O’Brien & Gere in Washington D.C. working on large-scale municipal utility projects. “Filling this position has been one of my top priorities since 2014. Kevin has hit the ground running and is already surpassing my expectations. We are fortunate to have someone of Kevin’s professional skills, knowledge, abilities, and experience join the Public Works Department leadership team,” said City Manager Sharon Lynn. “Kevin’s extensive experience in the public works field combined with his outstanding service will serve the city well.” Williams is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. He retired as a Colonel after 26 years in uniform. Following his military career, Williams joined the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers working on military construction and civil works planning projects. “I look forward to the new challenge the position offers, and I believe my experience and leadership approach will blend well within the department,” Williams said. “Public Works is a strong group, and I’m excited to be part of the team and help the department continue on a successful path.” Williams is married with two daughters and two grandchildren. 

Kevin Williams, Director of Public Works