County Manager

County Manager's Office Mission Statement

The mission of the County Manger's office is to support and implement Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) policies and priorities, provide organizational direction and leadership, coordinate strategic and regional planning efforts, and foster efficient and effective management of County workforce and activities.

About the Office

The County Manager is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to implement the Board's decisions. The County Manager operates directly under the Board, serving the legislative function of the Board by providing research, information, and recommendations, and serving the executive function of the Board by providing management assistance. In addition, the County Manager's Office is responsible for preparing the County budget, providing the Board with the information they need for making decisions, implementing transparency measures, representing the County in intergovernmental relationships, coordinating the work of all County departments, resolving interdepartmental problems, and coordinating the overall administration of County government.

2023 Committee Assignments

  • Southwest Solid Waste Authority (Alternate)
  • New Mexico Insurance Authority Pool Board
  • Grant County Regional Dispatch


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