Christenson Taps Lucey as Director of Transition Team
Mayor-elect says his role as council president will be an asset to his organization.
Newly re-elected Councilor-at-Large Greg Lucey has been tapped by Mayor-elect Gary Christenson to head his campaign's transition team to the corner office.
Lucey's role was announced at the end of a Patch reader chat with Christenson Tuesday.
“Lucey, an independent business owner in Malden, will head up an eleven person team composed of residents, business owners, and elected officials representing the diversity of Malden,” Christenson told the audience.
More team members will be announced in the coming days, he said.
Asked if the role would affect Lucey's presidency on the council, Christenson added that Lucey , felt his “council presidency position will be a benefit to the transition team.”
“Greg is a great choice,” he concluded
Christenson will be sworn into office Jan. 2.