The City Administrator is the chief administrative officer of the City. The administrator coordinates, implements and manages all programs and activities of the City consistent with the policies set forth by the Mayor and City Council.
Specific operating responsibilities include: supervising and directing the day-to-day operations of all City departments and personnel; preparing the City’s annual operating budget; developing and implementing the City’s capital improvement plan; administering personnel policies and labor agreements; and providing liaison and continuing communications with offices and agencies not under the City Council’s jurisdiction or policy control.
Mark has worked for the City of Galena since 1994 and has served as City Administrator since 1996. He has achieved the designation of Credentialed City Manager as a member of the International City Management Association.