Appointed by the Lago Vista City Council, the City Manager is the chief operating and administrative officer for Lago Vista., The City Manager is responsible to the Council for the proper management and direction of all City affairs and business.
In accordance with the Lago Vista City Charter, the City of Lago Vista operates under a Council-Manager form of government. The Mayor and six Council Members are elected officials and serve as the legislative body of the city. The City Manager reports directly to the City Council and is responsible for achieving the goals and implementing the policies of the City Council to ensure that the city operates in a socially and fiscally responsible manner. The City Manager works closely with the City Council and the department directors to provide the highest level of service for the residents and businesses of Lago Vista.