(Beaver Dam) The city of Beaver Dam’s Finance Department has a new leader. Jeff Wiswell recently retired as the City Administrator in Algoma. Wiswell will be the city Finance Director and City Clerk, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of John Somers, effective at the end of the month. Somers was hired as Finance Director in 1996 and now holds the title of Director of Administration, which also includes personnel responsibilities that the new position will not be tasked with. Wiswell will be paid a base wage of $96-thousand dollars per year.