City Manager Scott Collins named Rebecca (Becka) Kelly as interim Harbor Director upon Harbor Director Eric Endersby's retirement on December 23, 2022.
Becka Kelly has been with the City of Morro Bay since 2006 when she joined the City as a Harbor Patrol Officer. She has provided leadership to the Harbor Patrol Officer team since 2010 upon being promoted to Harbor Patrol Supervisor.
"I'm delighted that Becka is taking on this interim assignment as we continue the recruitment process for the next Harbor Director," said Scott Collins. "I am confident that Becka Kelly will provide excellent leadership during this transition period."
Becka Kelly holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Santa Cruz in Biology. She is also an Executive Committee member for the Morro Bay National Estuary Program, a board member for the Central Coast Women for Fisheries, and a coach for the Morro Bay High School Surf Team.
Becka offered, “I am honored to carry the torch during this transition at the Harbor. Eric has left some big shoes to fill, but with one step at a time we will continue to provide our best service to the waterfront and boating community.”