County board member to resign; join county treasurer’s office


CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — A Champaign County board member was just elected in November, but now he says he has found a better calling.

DeShawn Williams was elected to represent District 6. He is resigning after being offered a job as chief deputy treasurer.

Williams joins a county office that has come under fire for mismanagement. He said he hopes to correct the mistakes.

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