The Division of Public Affairs oversees external communications for the County. A dedicated staff provides residents, businesses, and other interested parties important information about County services, programs, and events over multiple media platforms.

The Public Affairs Office manages the York County website and social media pages, local government access cable channels, a quarterly Citizen News publication, and various printed materials. Located in Historic Yorktown, this division also handles citizen calls and questions, media inquiries, and Freedom of Information Requests.
  1. Paula Hersh

    Paula Hersh

    Public Affairs Manager
    Phone: 757-890-3324

  1. Gail Whittaker

    Gail Whittaker

    Public Information Officer/FOIA Officer
    Phone: 757-890-3310

  1. JoAnn Mewborn

    JoAnn Mewborn

    Phone: 757-890-3319