Mayor Lenny Curry has named Jordan Elsbury, the current Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, the new Chief of Staff of the City of Jacksonville.
“Chief of Staff is an integral part of my administration,” said Mayor Lenny Curry. “Jordan has proven his knowledge, leadership and experience in meeting the needs of Jacksonville citizens while advocating mayoral legislative priorities at the local, state and federal level. He has also helped build and support invaluable and crucial relationships with government officials and community leaders.”
“With this appointment of Jordan Elsbury as my Chief of Staff, he joins CAO Brian Hughes to perform at the highest level for the people of our city” said Mayor Lenny Curry.
Elsbury’s leadership has earned him numerous awards and recognitions including the achievement of Eagle Scout and designation as a 30 Under 30 Florida Political Rising Star. He and his wife, Stephanie, have three daughters and live in Murray Hill.
Additionally, Leeann Krieg, Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, has been named the Director of Intergovernmental Affairs.
A Jacksonville native, Leeann Krieg brings more than 15 years of local and state government experience to her role. Prior to joining the Intergovernmental Affairs team in 2018, Krieg served as the Executive Council Assistant to Group 4 At-Large Council Member, Greg Anderson. Before joining the City of Jacksonville in 2012, Krieg worked for the State of Florida. Leeann and her husband, Hans, live in Avondale.
The appointments are effective June 15th.