Another council boss leaves with large payout

December 12, 2011 6:09 PM

The Christmas goose is certainly getting fat if you're Katherine Kerswell, the Managing Director of Kent County Council. After just 16 months into a four year contract, she is leaving the authority. Many councillors have been unhappy with the changes she has made, and according to the council, she is resigning her post - not being fired. There are not many people who resign their post and walk away with £450K, but it appears this is about to happen in Kent.

 

 The Christmas goose is certainly getting fat if you're Katherine Kerswell, the Managing Director of Kent County Council. After just 16 months into a four year contract, she is leaving the authority. Many councillors have been unhappy with the changes she has made, and according to the council, she is resigning her post - not being fired. There are not many people who resign their post and walk away with £450K, but it appears this is about to happen in Kent.

 

 

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