City Manager


The City Manager is the administrative head of City government. He is appointed by the City Council to enforce City laws, direct the daily operations of City government, prepare and administer the municipal budget, and to implement the policies and programs established by the City Council. The City Manager's office includes Economic Development, Financial Services, Budget and Treasury, Human Resources and Information Systems.

The Economic Development function works to retain and expand existing businesses; forming partnerships with the community through tourism enhancement and working with citizen-serving organizations. 

  • Attend all City Council meetings
  • Coordinate communications to the public
  • Coordinate surveys and performance measures
  • Explore new revenue sources to include business attractions, grants, and fees
  • Oversee all Executive Management
  • Partner with Lodi Unified School District to support/encourage ongoing joint facilities use
  • Promote and coordinate special events
  • Review and approve all City Council meeting agendas and making policy recommendations to the City Council

City Manager’s Weekly Update

Click to view City Manager’s Weekly Update - May 6, 2021 (PDF)

April 30, 2021 (PDF)

April 22, 2021 (PDF)

April 16, 2021 (PDF)

April 8, 2021 (PDF)