The Coconino County Board of Supervisors has selected James Jayne as the new county manager. Jayne has served as the interim county manager since January. He has been with the county since August of 2017, serving as the Director of Special Initiatives, responsible for public affairs and community relations, public works and various special projects. Before coming to Coconino County, he served as the Navajo County Manager since 2003. Jayne will be officially appointed as the new county manager during a special session July 11th.