Skidmore appointed health director
February 4, 2021
COLFAX — Whitman County commissioners appointed Chris Skidmore as the permanent county health director after serving as interim director since November.
“I just want to thank you for the opportunity to serve,” said Skidmore. “I see some good things happening for the county.”
Commissioners reviewed other applicants before deciding to appoint the director.
“We thought he’d be a really good appointment permanently,” said county commissioner Art Swannack. “I believe he’ll do an excellent job into the future.”
Skidmore worked for the county since 2014, serving as environme...