Second annual City Managers’ Summit focuses on employee satisfaction, climate change, leadership

by Matthew Kredell

“I see city managers as kind of unsung heroes,” USC Price Dean Jack H. Knott said in his welcoming remarks. “I don’t feel you get the recognition and respect that you deserve for the fantastic job you do managing complex organizations.”

Leading from the West: A Conversation with City Managers

The Leading from the West speaker series, is a platform that offers insight into effective governance through conversations with major western leaders of our time, sponsored by the USC Bedrosian Center on Governance. Tom Bakaly, City Manager of Hermosa Beach, CA Betsy Fretwell, City Manager of Las Vegas, NV Ted Gaebler, City Manager of Rancho…