Adam Gaub came to Gaston County in early 2020, just before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. He was hired as the Public Information Officer, and now directs the Communications Office, managing internal and external communications for the county. He spent nearly 14 years in print, digital and broadcast media, including working as an executive producer and investigative reporter at WCTI in New Bern and as a producer at WSOC in Charlotte.
He started and co-hosts the County's weekly podcast, Savvy Citizen, as well as its video series, Eye on Gaston. Adam was named as one of Gaston County's Employees of the Year for 2020.He is an Arizona native and a graduate of the University of Arizona's School of Journalism. He is attending UNC Charlotte to earn his Master's degree in Public Administration.
Adam is married and has one daughter.