The City Manager is appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council to manage the city's wide range of operations including:
City Manager, Brian Snyder
Brian Snyder has worked for the City of Santa Fe since 2004, with various positions including Water Division Engineer and Water Division Engineer Supervisor. He was promoted to Water Division Director in 2009 and promoted to Public Utilities Department and Water Division Director in 2010.
Snyder has 16 years of experience working in both the public sector and private sector as a Civil Engineer focusing on water and wastewater issues. Snyder is a registered professional engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.