Rockford Gets New Personnel Director

Rockford Mayor Doug Scott announces the appointment of a new personnel director Monday.

Jessica Jones comes to the city after working in the Human Relations Department of Ingersoll International for the last two years. As director of personnel, Jones will oversee Rockford's human resources activities, employee relations, and administration of fringe benefits and compensation. She says she is excited about her new job.

Jones will begin her new position with the city on Oct. 28.