Barber started working for the Prince George's County municipality at age 15.
Rockville City Clerk
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Mayor Marcuccio: Hyattsville city clerk was "at the top of our list" when previous city clerk was hired.
The City of Rockville will name Douglass A. Barber as its new city clerk, officials said Tuesday evening. Barber is the city clerk for the City of Hyattsville. His selection will be announced in a news release on Wednesday morning, Rockville spokeswoman Marylou Berg said in an email. Reached by phone on Tuesday evening, Barber declined to comment before the formal announcement. The hiring follows the sudden departure of Rockville city clerk Glenda Evans last year. Barber was “at the top of our list” when Evans was hired in September 2010, said Mayor Phyllis Marcuccio, who confirmed the hiring on Tuesday evening. Instead of hiring Barber in 2010, “The group chose to experiment with the possibilities Ms. Evans would bring,” Marcuccio said. “…