CHICAGO - Cook County, Ill., President Todd Stroger last week tapped corporate banking veteran Jaye Morgan Williams to take over as the county's chief financial officer.

Williams, whose appointment still must be approved by the county Board of Commissioners, will fill a vacancy left earlier this year following the resignation of Donna Dunnings, Stroger's cousin, over a controversy stemming from her relationship with a fired county employee who lied about his criminal background.

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