City of Abilene Welcomes New Communications & Media Relations Manager
The City of Abilene welcomes Mrs. Mari Cockerell as the City’s new Communications & Media Relations Manager. She started her new position on Monday, October 15, and will represent the City as its primary spokesperson and communications manager.
Cockerell comes with a wealth of experience in communications and public relations, having spent the past seventeen years in various roles within the news segment. She graduated in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in history and political science from Vanderbilt University, and has spent the past nine years as morning anchor at KTXS television.
Robert Hanna, City Manager says “Mari will be a great addition to the City of Abilene, her background in news will help the City keep citizens informed and help the City move in a new direction.”