City of Chelsea welcomes new city clerk

Newly hired Chelsea City Clerk Lonika Utterback (right), pictured with Kathy Werner (left) who Utterback took over for on June 8th.

On June 8th, the City of Chelsea swore in a new City Clerk, Lonika Utterback. Ms. Utterback is taking over duties from former City Clerk, Kathy Werner. Mrs. Werner served as part-time City Clerk and Library Director since May 2018, until resigning from the Library Director position in September of 2019. Mrs. Werner continued as part-time City Clerk while working in a new full-time position for a private company.

Ms. Utterback is a former Private First Class in the US Army, office administrator, and child care provider, originally from Montana.