Shea Flinn has resigned from his post on the Memphis City Council for a job as the senior vice president for the Greater Memphis Chamber’s Chairman’s Circle.
Flinn tendered his resignation to council chair Myron Lowery Wednesday in a letter.
“While it has been an honor and privilege to serve on the city council, when opportunity knocks, you have to answer,” Flinn wrote. “Therefore, I am tendering my resignation immediately.”
Flinn’s interest in the chamber position has been known for some time and he decided not to run for re-election to his District 9 council seat.…
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from News Blog, Memphis Flyer http://www.memphisflyer.com/NewsBlog/archives/2015/04/29/flinn-resigns-council-seat