Gig Harbor city administrator resigns due to unexpected illness
Linda Kelly has resigned as Gig Harbor city administrator due to an unexpected illness, the city announced Monday afternoon.
Community Development Director Katrina Knutson will take over as administrator on an interim basis, the city’s news release said.
Knutson has been with the city since 2016, working as a parks project administrator and interim planning director before being named community development director in 2019. She previously worked as a planner with Kitsap County from 2009-2016.
The city administrator manages the city’s day-to-day business affairs, carries out policies set by the council and directs the work of city staff.