TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) The South Central Public Health District announced this morning the resignation of the executive director. In a statement, SCPHD says Executive Director Rene LeBlanc submitted his resignation to the Board of Health on June 14. The search to replace Leblanc is underway, meantime Jeremy St. Clair will serve as acting executive director. SCPHD did not give a reason for the resignation.

In May the Times News reported LeBlanc was under state investigation and on administrative leave. An unnamed employee told the newspaper that they filed a complaint because they felt a hostile work environment had been created by LeBlanc.