Summit Hill Borough Council this week hired Susan Gibisier of Andreas as its new borough secretary.

She succeeds Kira Michalik, who served in that position for the past eight years.

Gibisier has worked for the past year as a secretary in West Penn Township.

Michalik resigned effective today to assume the position of borough secretary in Lehighton.

The Summit Hill council agreed to retain her services as a consultant for up to two hours per day until further notice.

Gibisier will begin her position in Summit Hill on Sept. 26.