Holly Springs City Clerk Karen Norred has earned the designation of certified municipal clerk from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC), Inc.
IIMC grants the designation only to municipal clerks who complete demanding education requirements and who have a record of significant contributions to their local government, their community and state.
The International Institute of Municipal Clerks, founded in 1947, has 10,300 members throughout the United States, Canada and 15 other countries. The mission of this global non-profit corporation is to enhance the education opportunities and professional development of its diverse membership.
"In light of the speed and drastic nature of change these days, lifelong learning is not only desirable, it is necessary for all in local government to keep pace with growing demands and changing needs of the citizens we serve," said Brenda Cirtin, president of IIMC. "Your city can take immense pride in Karen's educational accomplishments and achievement of this milestone."