City of Kirkwood Administration at Work for You
The City of Kirkwood’s Charter places legislative and policy-making authority with the City Council and administrative authority with the Chief Administrative Officer. The Administration Department serves as an important interface between the Council, the public, and City departments. Department staff bring professional city management and public relations skills to the City and play an important leadership role in its governance.
Long-term strategic planning is managed through Administration. The City’s current Strategic Plan includes the City’s Mission Statement, Core Values, Vision Statement, five-year goals, and action plans for 2009 through 2014.
To contact Kirkwood Administration:
Chief Administrative Officer: Russell B. Hawes
Phone: 822-5803 or 822-5806
Assistant Chief Administrative Officer: Georgia Ragland
Public Information Officer: Beth von Behren
Human Resources Manager: Priscilla Utley
To reach the City Clerk’s office, the Mayor of Kirkwood, or members of the Kirkwood City Council, please visit the City Clerk’s page on this Website.
Chief Administrative Assistant Chief Administrative
Officer: Russ Hawes Officer Georgia Ragland