City Administrator

About the Department


The City Administrator is employed by the City Council and is responsible for the proper administration of all day-to-day affairs of the City with the power to direct the proper execution of the Charter, City Code and such resolutions, regulations and policies as the Council adopts.

The Office is responsible for implementing Council adopted policies, goals and objectives, and overseeing operations and the City’s use of public resources.

This includes:
  • Supporting informed public decision-making
  • Assuring responsive and effective service delivery
  • Promoting the City’s long term financial health
  • Providing leadership for City staff
  • Department Staffing
The department is staffed by the following positions:

Acting City Administrator
 Jeannelle Wallace
  
  Receptionist
Sherry Armfield-Ballentine
 
Director of Public Engagement
Sharron Lipford
 
 Public Engagement Administrative Assistant
Tiffani Darby

Human Resources Officer
Beverly Barber

Economic Development
Weyimi Ayu

Grants Manager
Cecile Cunningham

The City Administrator provides supervision for all City departments, including:
  • Public Engagement
  • City Treasurer
  • Police
  • Public Works
  • Code Enforcement