The City Manager is the chief administrative officer of the City, performing highly responsible managerial and supervisory work in planning, organizing, and directing the operations. Duties include administering policies established by the City Council and by law; coordinating, developing, and implementing administrative procedures; coordinating and directing all departments and staff operations; selecting, developing, and effectively utilizing staff; also, overall supervision of projects, city financing, and intergovernmental relationships. The City Council supervises the City Manager position.
Greg Smith joined the City of Jacksonville,, March 20, 2018 as City Manager, with 18 years of experience. Greg held the position of City Manager for the cities of Shenandoah, Angleton, Henderson, and Overton.
Greg received a Bachelor Degree from Stephen F. Austin and a Master Degree in Business Administration from LeTourneau University.