City Manager

Welcome to the City Manager's Office

IMG_8679_City Manager_Jason Little_reducedUnder the City Charter, the City Council appoints a City Manager who serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the City and is responsible to the City Council for administration of all the affairs of the City, with only those exceptions that are named in the City Charter.  The City Manager directs and supervises the administration of all departments, offices and agencies of the City through the appointment of qualified professional staff who serve on the City Management Team.  The City Manager makes recommendations to the council concerning programs and policies and developing methods to ensure the effective and efficient operation of city services.  With the assistance of the Management team, the City Manager prepares and administers an annual budget and capital program as adopted by the City Council.  The City Manager sees that all state laws and City ordinances are effectively enforced and coordinates and administers the implementation of policies, procedures and ordinances that will provide for the sustainable, managed growth of the city. 

The City Manager is Jason Little, ICMA-CM.
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Melissa City Hall, Administration Suite, 2nd floor
3411 Barker Avenue
Melissa, TX 75454
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (972) 838-2338 
Fax: (972) 837-2452

City Management Team
A professional staff is appointed by the city manager to help manage the organization:
Kacie Galyon City Secretary 
Gail Dansby Finance Director
Mitzi McCabe Human Resources Manager
Duane Smith Police Chief 
Harold Watkins Fire Chief
Lorelei Perkins Library Director
Jeff Cartwright Public Works Director
Tyler Brewer Development & Neighborhood Services Director
Ron Duzenack Parks Superintendent