Princeton Public Utilities Commission Administrative Assistant will succeed Dave Thompson as general manager after he ends his time in the job this coming December 28. Thompson has been the general manager since March 4, 2002.
Wangen began working at the Princeton PUC in 1985 as a bookkeeper, became office manager in January 2000 and then administrative assistant in 2002.
Thompson had given his notice of resignation last month, and the PUC board made the appointment of Wangen on Aug. 22. She is to start in the job on Dec. 29 and Thompson has committed to helping Wangen make the transition.