The City of Mansfield operates under the council-manager form of government. As designated by the City Charter, the City Manager is appointed by the Mayor and City Council and serves as the chief executive officer for the city organization. He manages the day-to-day operations of the various city departments and staff, directing delivery of services and executing all city policies and ordinances. In addition, the City Manager and his staff guide all goals and strategies of the city operations including future city development and expansion of services.
(Left to right) Deputy City Manager Peter Phillis, Deputy City Manager Shelly Lanners, Staff Attorney Bill Lane, City Manager Clayton Chandler, and Deputy City Manager Joe Smolinski