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Auburndale City Manager is Navigator Award Finalist

Robert Green, City Manager of Auburndale Florida, is a Navigator Award finalist in the Next Generation category for his training and encouragement of his staff to become local government managers in other cities. Find the full story about his nomination at: http://www.routefifty.com/2016/10/navigator-award-finalists-robert-green-auburndale-florida/132528/    

Ambassador Recognizes City of Winter Springs

ICMA Senior Advisor Ken Parker recognized Winter Springs Commission and City Manger Kevin Smith on Monday, 10/24 for their 35th anniversary of acknowledgement by the ICMA of its operation under the council-manager form of government.  

Ambassador Recognizes City of North Lauderdale

PMM Ambassador Horace McHugh, Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Plantation, presented the City of North Lauderdale with a certificate and letter of recognition on Tuesday, October 11th. The presentation was in celebration of the city’s 35th year of recognition by the ICMA for their operation under the council-manager form of government. City Manager, Ambreen Bhatty, was 

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Ambassador Recognizes City of Arcadia

PMM Ambassador Jonathan Lewis, City Manager for the City of North Port, presented the City of Arcadia with a certificate and letter of recognition on Tuesday, October 4th. The presentation was in celebration of the city’s 55th year of recognition by the ICMA for their operation under the council-manager form of government. City Manager, Terrance Stewart (MPA, 

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Ambassador Recognizes Sarasota County

PMM Ambassador Bob LaSala, FCCMA Senior Advisor, presented Sarasota County with a certificate and letter of recognition on Tuesday, September 6th. The presentation was in celebration of the county’s 45th year of recognition by the ICMA for their operation under the council-manager form of government. Sarasota County Administrator Thomas Harmer (ICMA-CM), was present to receive this 

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What does a professional manager do?

Port Orange, FL ICMA Credentialed Manager, Ken Parker discusses what professional managers can do. Professional managers are responsible for educating the public on professional management, among other responsibilities.

How does one become a professional manager?

Zephyrhills, FL City Manager, Steve Spina discusses how he got his start in professional management. He started his career as a newspaper reporter and worked his way into local government while covering a story on a city, becoming a city manager’s assistant.

Ambassador Recognizes the City of Longwood

PMM Ambassador Norton Bonaparte, Sanford City Manager, presented the City of Longwood with a certificate and letter of recognition on Monday, August 15th. The presentation was in celebration of the city’s 30th year of recognition by the ICMA for their operation under the council-manager form of government. Longwood City Manager, Jon Williams, was present to 

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Why is professional management important?

Ann Toney-Deal, City Manager of Seminole, FL discusses why local government is the most effective level of government. Local government enables professional managers to interact with citizens daily having a high impact on their lives.