Teton County announced that Heather Overholser has been named as the new Director of the Public Works Department. The position of Director was vacated with Sean O’Malley’s recent retirement. The Director of Public Works oversees Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling, Engineering Services, Road and Levee, and Pathways. Overholser has served as the Superintendent of Solid Waste and Recycling for the past 10 years, and as Executive Director of Jackson Community Recycling from 2003 to 2009. Recruitment efforts for that position will begin in the near future. Overholser’s role as Public Works Director will officially begin on April 15th.