CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- The Franklin County (Pa.) Commissioners on Tuesday announced Mary Beth Shank will become their new solicitor effective Jan. 4.
Shank replaces Shawn Meyers, who was elected to a judge position for the 39th District of the Court of Common Pleas.
Shank, a partner in the law firm of Sharpe & Sharpe, has served as an assistant solicitor in the county since January 2006, according to a news release.
Shank attended Penn State University's Dickinson School of Law and Grove City College. She is a board member of the Franklin County Bar Association and serves as solicitor for the Franklin County Council of Governments.