Mayor Larry Morrissey has been appointed a new job after he leaves office in May.
The three-term mayor of Rockford will join Marathon Health as their vice president of government relations. Marathon Health is a provider of onsite health centers that assist employers in optimizing the health of their workforce and business.
In his role, Morrissey will expand that company’s services to public sector clients and direct government relations at the local, state and national level.
Morrissey has a history with the company. He was introduced to them during the city’s selection process for a worksite health center partner to serve of its employees.
“My interest in this role came from my first hand experience seeing Marathon Health transform the health of our employee population and provide value by creating a healthier workforce and lowering overall healthcare spend,” said Morrissey. “I am thrilled to join a company of this caliber.”
Marathon Health is based in Burlington, Vermont.