November 20, 2018
Leggett Held Farewell Reception to Say Thank You to County Employees
Hundreds of employees came out to say goodbye to County Executive Ike Leggett at a reception on Wed. Nov. 14. Leggett, who has served three terms as County Executive, will leave office on Monday, Dec. 3.
Elected in 2006, Leggett served as the highest-ranked elected official in County government, overseeing the executive branch for 12 years. Leggett described his service to Montgomery County as the highlight of his career. He stated that he plans to retire knowing the County is in good hands with staff who will continue to work hard. Leggett’s wife, Catherine led the audience in a rousing “hip hip hooray and thank you” cheer to end the celebration.