It looks like hes following the instruction of John Madden, that the job of a coach is to think ahead. We should be so fortunate when it comes to picking a new city manager. As with the hospitals leaders, recent incumbents have not been impressive. One disappeared in a mysterious cloud of secrecy, and the most recent, Gary Broad, became less visible the longer he was here. We may fault the rigor of the search process that gave us Broad. Chris Martin, then mayor of Ross (where Broad came from), says he never even received a phone call as part of St. Helenas due diligence.
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