News articles about Sharon Judkins, former Deputy CAO for City of Richmond


  1. City Auditor remains party to Judkins suit

    Tuesday, January 26, 2016 3:20 pm

    City of Richmond auditor Umesh Dalal was dismissed from a defamation count in a lawsuit filed by a former city official, but a count alleging gross negligence remains.
  2. Richmond names Downey chief of economic development, planning

    Tuesday, December 29, 2015 5:15 pm

    Lee Downey has been named as Richmond’s deputy chief administrative officer for planning and economic development, a position he has held on an interim basis since October 2014.
  3. Judge dismisses Richmond city auditor from $10.7 million defamation lawsuit

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 10:30 pm

    A Richmond Circuit Court judge on Wednesday dismissed the city’s auditor from a $10.7 million defamation lawsuit that former Richmond administrator Sharon Judkins filed against him after her turbulent departure from City Hall, but the city remains a defendant.
  4. Richmond plans to hire outside firm to look for fraud, control deficiencies

    Saturday, October 24, 2015 10:30 pm

    Richmond city officials stung by a string of financial problems and turmoil say they will eventually plan to bring in an external firm to review the books for indications of fraud or theft.
  5. Timeline: the revolving door of Richmond finance officials

    Wednesday, October 21, 2015 1:15 pm

    The revolving door of key positions within Richmond's finance administration is not new. Take a look back at moves in recent years.

  6. Judge orders independent mental evaluation of former Richmond official

    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 3:13 pm

    A Richmond judge is ordering a second opinion in the case of an ousted former finance official diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder following her turbulent departure from City Hall.
  7. Letters to the Editor: Aug. 30, 2015

    Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:30 pm

    Losing a job doesn’t cause PTSD
  8. Fired Richmond finance chief was left with PTSD symptom by job loss and publicity, therapist says

    Thursday, August 20, 2015 8:15 pm

    Life after her turbulent departure from Richmond City Hall has not gone smoothly for former finance chief Sharon Judkins, according to court records filed in her $10.7 million defamation suit against the city auditor.

  9. City finance director resigns, cites challenges 'far greater than I could have imagined'

    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:15 pm

    City Finance Director Paul Jez and Controller Leon Glaster are stepping down this month, officials said Tuesday, after spending about nine and eight months, respectively, in those roles.
  10. In legal filing, former Richmond administrator claims auditor disliked her

    Monday, July 13, 2015 10:00 pm