New commissioners take office

Gwinnett County officially has two new commissioners effective January 1.

Newly elected District 2 Commissioner Ben Ku and District 4 Commissioner Marlene Fosque took the ceremonial oath of office Friday, December 21, 2018,  at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center amid friends and well-wishers.

Ku is a software and mobile app developer and Georgia Tech graduate. He also graduated from Gwinnett 101 Citizens Academy. He received the County’s Distinguished Service Award for Most Volunteered Hours in 2017. He also serves in the Mentor Jackets program. Read more about Commissioner Ku here.

After 20 years in the health insurance industry, Fosque retired from Aetna Inc. in 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Shorter University and a Master of Public Administration from Regent University. She moved to Gwinnett County in 2003. She previously served as an elections poll manager and completed Community Emergency Response Team training in 2015. Read more about Commissioner Fosque here.

Gwinnett County Board of Commissioner Ben Ku Swearing-In Ceremony
https://vimeo.com/309356701

Gwinnett County Board of Commissioner Marlene Fosque Swearing-In Ceremony
https://vimeo.com/309364963