List of City Manager candidates narrowed to five men

Community invited to meet finalists at Social Hour on March 22
Mar 15, 2019

The City of Mill Creek has identified the five finalists for the City Manager position.

In alphabetical order, they are:

·         Steve Barwick, who served the City of Aspen, Colo., from 1993-2019, was most recently the City Manager (1999-2019), and previously as Assistant City Manager and Finance Director (1993-99) for the ski destination. Barwick also served as the Finance and Administrative Services Director for the Town of Vail in Colorado (1985-93), and as a Senior Policy and Budget Analyst for the University of Colorado at Boulder. (1981-85). He holds a master’s degree in public administration and a bachelor’s degree in political science and sociology, both from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

·         Michael Ciaravino did serve as the City Manager of the City of Newburgh, NY, from 2014-2018. Ciaravino previously served the City of Maple Heights, Ohio, in various capacities from 1991-2007, including: Chief Executive Officer and Mayor (2003-07); Safety Director (2003-07); and Lead Counsel (1991-2003). He also served the City of Maple Heights in 2003 as Director of Administrative Services on an interim basis. Ciaravino practiced local government law from 1991-2014. He holds a juris doctorate degree from Case Western Reserve School of Law in Ohio, and a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from John Carroll University in Ohio.

·         Matt Coppler currently serves as the City Manager of Lincoln Park, Mich., a position he has held since 2015. Coppler previously served as the Town Manager in Enfield, Conn. (2006-15), and as the City Manager in three cities: Batavia, NY (2001-06), Louisville, Ohio (1997-2001), and Gallipolis, Ohio (1994-97). He also served as Village Manager of the Village of Carlisle, Ohio (1992-94), and a Planner for Henry County, Ohio (1991-92).  Coppler holds a master’s degree in public administration and a bachelor’s degree in political science, both from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.

·         Rick Rudometkin serves as the County Manager of Eddy County, N.M., a position he has held since 2013. He was also the county’s Public Works Director in 2013. Rudometkin served as the Streets Division Manager in Colorado Springs, Colo. (2012-13), and in multiple capacities in Modoc County, Calif. (2007-11), including Chief Administrative Officer (2009-11). He served the City of Dana Point, Calif. (2003-07) as the Public Works Manager/Streets Manager, and worked for Willdan (private sector engineering) from 1994-2003. Rudometkin holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Woodbury University in Calif.

·         Shayne Scott currently serves as the City Manager of Kaysville inUtah, a position he has held since 2016. Scott previously served as the City Manager of Parowan, Utah from 2010-16.  Between2005-10, he held management and GIS positions with Coldwell Banker Commercial and then Rosenberg Associates, both in St. George, Utah. He also served as the GIS Coordinator for Washington County, Utah (2000-05). Scott holds a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Nevada Las Vegas and a bachelor’s degree in geographic information systems from Utah State University.

The Mill Creek community is invited to meet with City Manager candidates at an evening social on Friday, March 22, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. It will take place in The Forum at Mill Creek Town Center, 15117 Main St., second floor conference room.

 

For additional information on the City Manager recruitment, visit www.cityofmillcreek.com/cmrecruitment.

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