The city manager is appointed by the City Council and is the chief administrative and executive officer of the City. The city manager’s office is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the city and management of all the various departments.
Chris Coffman was appointed city manager in Granbury in 2015, having previously served as city manager in the Texas cities of Sealy, Borger and Panhandle. He is a graduate of West Texas A&M University with a degree in public administration and has earned the Certified Public Manager designation through Texas Tech University.
City Manager Agreement