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File #: 21-1627    Version: Name: 9/13/21 Interim City Administrator
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/13/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/13/2021 Final action: 9/13/2021
Enactment date: 9/13/2021 Enactment #: R-21-352
Title: Resolution Concerning Interim City Administrator Search Process
Sponsors: Council Administration Committee
Attachments: 1. Peter Burchard Resume Ann Arbor Michigan.pdf, 2. Milton Dohoney - Resume.pdf

Title

Resolution Concerning Interim City Administrator Search Process

Staff

Prepared by:                                          Kevin S. McDonald, Chief Deputy City Attorney

Approved by:                      Stephen K. Postema, City Attorney

Body

Whereas, On August 16, City Council approved Resolution R-21-327 directing the City Attorney to take steps to initiate a search for an external interim candidate for the position of City Administrator with the assistance of the recruitment firm GovHR;

 

Whereas, The search was initiated and several candidates were identified by GovHR and the City Attorney that were considered by the Council Administration Committee; and

 

Whereas, On September 7, the Council Administration Committee voted to submit two candidates, Peter T. Burchard and Milton Dohoney Jr., to the entire City Council for consideration;

 

RESOLVED, That City Council shall evaluate the two candidates, Peter T. Burchard and Milton Dohoney Jr., for the position of Interim City Administrator using the following process:

 

September 14 - September 23

                     Public interview of each candidate by City Council

                     Interview of each candidate by the City’s Executive Team

                     A process for staff participation and involvement

 

September 27

                     Special Meeting for Council discussion and decision;

 

RESOLVED, That the evaluation process be coordinated by the Council Administration Committee, the Acting City Administrator, and the City Human Resources Director; and

 

RESOLVED, That City Council continues the appointment of Assistant City Administrator John Fournier to serve as Acting City Administrator until modification by a future resolution of Council.

 

As Amended and Approved by Ann Arbor City Council on September 13, 2021.