Mary Ellen Wiederwohl en Fischer Names Chief of Strategic Initiatives <p style=""><span style="">Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer named Mary Ellen Wiederwohl as chief of strategic initiatives on Thursday.</span></p><p style=""><span style="">The position will focus on integrating policy, improving local, state and federal governments relations and communicating them into the city&rsquo;s long-term plan. </span>Wiederwohl, 38, will be paid $113,000 annually and <span style="">will also serve as Fischer&#39;s deputy to chief of </span>staff.</p><p style=""><span style="">&quot;Mary Ellen has a deep knowledge of both government and the private sector,&quot; Fischer said in a news release. &quot;Her expertise in education, health care, government relations, public policy and communications will help our team accelerate our goals for the city.&quot;</span></p><p style=""> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 22:30:26 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 844 at Fischer Names Chief of Strategic Initiatives