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City of Avondale Arkansas - City Enters Negotiations to Make Ron Corbin the New City Manager 11 August 2022 ( news )
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City of Avondale Public Information Office
City Enters Negotiations to Make Ron Corbin the New City Manager
On August 10 , 2022 , the Avondale City Council conducted final interviews with the remaining candidates for Avondale ' s new City Manager . The City has entered into contract negotiations with Ron Corbin for future appointment to the City Manager position .
Corbin is currently cit......y manager of Cottonwood , Ariz . He will be filling a City Manager position that has been vacant since December 2021 .
“The City Council and I were seeking someone with strong , steady leadership who understands and believes in our core purpose of making lives better for the residents and business community in Avondale , ” said Mayor Kenn Weise . “Avondale has built great momentum over the past few years , and we are just getting started . ”
Weise said: “I am grateful to the employees of Avondale and as well as the residents and stakeholders who participated in providing input on the candidates for the city manager position . I am confident that Ron will fulfill the Council’s vision and goals , and be the visionary leader to move the organization ahead . ”
Corbin has been City Manager of Cottonwood for the past three years . Previously , he served in the United States Army and almost ten years as Deputy HR Director , HR Director , and Deputy City Administrator for the City of Yuma , AZ . He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Secondary Education and Teaching , and a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Biology , from Eastern Washington University and a Master of Administration degree in Public Administration from Northern Arizona University .
The City of Avondale is governed by a city charter . The city manager acts as the CEO of the city , executing the policy goals set by the City Council , overseeing all daily operations , representing the city to other governments , and performing other executive duties as outlined in the city charter . The city manager serves at the pleasure of the Council .
For more information , please call ( 623 ) 333 - 1611 .
Avondale , Arizona is a community where people share a deep sense of pride in what has been accomplished and how far we have come . In Avondale , there is strong belief that the blending of a broad spectrum of cultures comes from a true sense of harmony throughout the community . Here , people and businesses are welcomed with open arms and supported in a way that exemplifies a dynamic , intelligent and driven city , ready to take on the future . Avondale is Aspiring . Achieving . Accelerating .
11465 W . Civic Center Drive , Avondale , AZ 85323 · ( 623 ) 333 - 1600 · www . avondaleaz . gov
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