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Knowledgeable and dedicated professional with 12 years of experience within city management roles of consistently increasing accountability to the current position of City Manager. Extremely skilled in negotiating contracts and leading municipal organizations. Leads teams and guides government officials within all aspects of city management and regulatory compliance. A skilled professional demonstrating expertise in project management, financial management, cost control, planning/development, funding, budget management and program/policy design.
Operations Management Project Management Financial Management Change Management Contract Negotiation Team Leadership/Training Budgeting Customer Satisfaction Public Relations Legislative Tracking
NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS – CITY MANAGER
Created a financial model for the SE Bypass Project. Led the region in receiving the NADO Excellence in Regional Transportation Award for the “Copperas Cove Model.” Guided the city to receive the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Awards (2006-2013). Spearheaded accomplishments for the city’s recognition and receipt of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Awards (2006-2013). Established a employee wellness program. Initiated key partnerships with CVS Pharmacy, the Texas Department of Transportation, and BNSF Railway to secure a right-of-way property development. Collaborated in partnership with Starbucks and the Texas Department of Transportation to obtain driveway access for property development.
THE CITY OF COPPERAS COVE Copperas Cove, TX 07/2007 to Current CITY MANAGER Provide overall management of city operations, policy development and the performance of 285 staff members. Attend city council meetings and workshops, providing comprehensive financial reporting and ensuring policy compliance. Develop and present annual budgets. Establish and maintain relationships with external stakeholders for the benefit of the city. Conduct staff and citizen focus group meetings. Currently serving as the Interim City Planner, and previously served as the Interim Human Resources Director and Fire Chief during position vacancies. Maintained city operations after a public ousting of the entire city counsel, retaining flawless services for nearly five months prior to a special election. Developed a Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone, 380 Agreement, and key capital improvement projects. Negotiated multiple residential and commercial development agreements, and spearheaded the “Our Town Copperas Cove” promotional campaign. Conducted a benefit analysis of rising expenses in composting and wastewater, outsourcing services and saving $300K annually. Designed and implemented the “Cove Column” quarterly newsletter, created an annual “Meet the City” event and established council/staff retreat sessions. Secured multiple grants for improvement projects, including a radio tower, firefighter and emergency management support, and wildlife conservation. Guided the implementation of a purchase card program, online action services, time clock implementation, and electronic data management and time-entry applications.