MONROE – Julie Broome has been promoted to executive director of Union County Human Resources.
Broome has served as assistant human resources director since 2006. She replaces Mark Watson, who assumed the role of county manager.
“Julie’s qualifications for this position are second to none, and she is firmly committed to public service and serving the county which is her home,” Watson said. “I am confident she will do an excellent job in this new role.”
The Union County native graduated from Sun Valley High School and UNC Charlotte with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She has more than 24 years of experience in human resources.
She began her career working as a recruiter for a staffing firm. In 2003, she came to Union County as an human resources generalist. Since then, she’s worked to build professional and collaborative relationships with managers and employees.