Troutman Town Manager Justin Longino has resigned.
"I just felt like it was time for a new direction for me," Longino said.
Longino was hired as town manager in August 2016. Before that, he was the town's Parks and Recreation coordinator.
Troutman Mayor Teross Young said he had accepted Longino's resignation and that Longino had served the town well.
"I wish him well in future endeavors," Young said.
Young said he believed Longino was headed to success beyond Troutman.