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County official

Robert Cushman Lawton, American county official. Certified Berkeley Executive Seminar, 2006, Senior Executive Institute, 2007, California credentialed county senior executive California State Association Counties Institute, 2010. Regents scholar New York State Board Regents, 1979-1983; Research fellow University Iowa, 1992-1993. Member International City/County Management Association.

Background

Lawton, Robert Cushman Son of Shailer Upton and Sallie (Forcythe) Lawton.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1992. Master of Arts, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1994.

Career

Session assistant New York State Senate, Albany, 1982, senior researcher, writer, 1994-1995. Legislation assistant New York State Assembly, 1983-1990. Budget and policy analyst Albany County, New York, 1995-1997, deputy commissioner general services, 1997-1998.

County administrator Marinette County, Wisconsin, 1998-1999. Associate analyst New York Senate, Albany, 2000—2003. Clerk County Legislature Schenectady County, New York, 2003—2005.

Deputy county administrator, Solano county California, 2005—2008. County administrator, Calaveras county, 2008—2009. Principal management analyst, Solano county, since 2010.

Chairman advisory board Alternatives to Incarceration, Albany, 1995-1997. Director Community Workforce Center, Marinette, 1998-1999, director Marinette Company History Society, 1999. Treasurer New York Sate Democratic Senate Campaign Committee, 2001-2003.

Achievements

  • Certified Berkeley Executive Seminar, 2006, Senior Executive Institute, 2007, California credentialed county senior executive California State Association Counties Institute, 2010.

Membership

Member International City/County Management Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, bicycling, spelunking, soaring.

Connections

Married Francine Lille Nencetti, July 8, 1995.

father:
Shailer Upton Lawton

mother:
Sallie (Forcythe) Lawton

spouse:
Francine Lille Nencetti