takes the wheel
, a native-born Canadian originally from London, Ontario and a Floridian for the past 17 years, has accepted the position of city administrator for Fort Lupton
, besting a field of six final applicants.Drafted by the executive search firm Peckham and McKinney, Konefal comes to the city with a broad base of experience, most recently assigned as community development director of Charlotte County, a high growth community of 150,000 people located on the gulf in southwest Florida.Konefal
was responsible for the oversight of one of Florida's largest projects, the self-contained concept city of Babcock Ranch, the development of which he
initially opposed due to contradictions with several of Charlotte County
's growth policies.
significant experience in planning and community development, as well as his undergraduate degree in planning and his master of business administration degree, should serve Fort Lupton