CAMP VERDE - After just four months on the job, Camp Verde's finance director, Melissa Preston, has resigned.
According to her letter of resignation dated July 7, Preston is leaving to pursue other career opportunities.
Town manger Russ Martin told the Bugle on Thursday that Preston has agreed to assist the Town with any transition.
In addition to now having the fill Preston's position the Town is also seeking an accountant, a position that Martin says is close to being filled.
"It's disappointing. She was a great talent. I'm hoping we will be able to find someone who has the promise Melissa had.
"Right now we have less warm bodies than we would like. But looking forward we will work with it," said Martin.