Paul Bocchi has been hired by the Pierce County Council as a budget legislative analyst, according to an announcement from Councilman Dick Muri of Steilacoom.
Designed to support the County Council in its role of policy development and fiscal oversight, Bocchi will provide policy, budgetary and fiscal analysis. Included will be interaction with county departments on budget matters.
Bocchi is a Lakewood resident. He and his wife, Holly, have three children.
Prior to joining the county, Bocchi spent 20 years in the banking industry. He served a year on the Pierce County Council and most recently was a finance manager for Merrill Lynch Financial Services. He serves on the Clover Park School District advisory committee and is a board member of the Lindquist Dental Clinic for Children.
Muri said Bocchi started his new position on June 1.