After 40 years in public service, Vince Meredith Harris, chief deputy to Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, will retire.
Ridley-Thomas honored Harris during the county Board of Supervisors meeting Sept. 1.
Harris says he has served in a variety of administrative, policy and political capacities over the course of his public service career, which included working as a deputy state director during President Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign and as deputy chief of staff for former Gov. Gray Davis.
Compiled by Shawnte Passmore
Cheers! features the everyday accomplishments of everyday people in South Los Angeles. To submit an item, send an email (with picture) to firstname.lastname@example.org.