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October 18, 2013

Aide to Ann McCrory takes Chamber post

Heather Dickson, the executive assistant to Ann McCrory, is leaving her staff.

Heather Dickson, executive assistant to first lady Ann McCrory, has accepted a job with the N.C. Chamber of Commerce.

Dickson will go to work as a development director for the chamber starting on Oct. 28. Her last day in the McCrory administration is Friday.

Dickson, a 29-year old East Carolina University graduate, was making $70,000 per year, serving as Ann McCrory’s chief aide. Dickson had worked a leading fund raiser for Gov. Pat McCrory’s gubernatorial campaigns, and had been finance director for the N.C. Senate Caucus.

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