Morgan starts to assemble team

Escambia Sheriff-elect David Morgan has named Lt. Bill Chavers as his Chief Deputy, a position last held by Larry Smith under McNesby. Chavers started with the Pensacola Police Department in 1974 and moved over to ECSO in 1982.

Morgan also announced Darlene Dickey, former deputy, will remain the attorney for the Sheriff’s Office, and Joan Clayton will be retained as the Human Resources Director.

Morgan takes office Jan. 6.