City Manager: Guthrie Growth

City Manager: Guthrie Growth

When it comes to keeping a community sustainable and encouraging a healthy local economy, growth matters. Therefore, it is my honor to announce and welcome three new businesses that will soon be in operation in the Guthrie area: Cimarron Aerospace, King Nail and Galleria Furniture.

City Manager: Guthrie first

City Manager: Guthrie first

Ever since the first land run in United States history, Guthrie has had a legacy of firsts for Oklahoma –the first licensed drugstore (Lillie’s Drug), the site of the first federal jail, the first public library for African Americans (which was also the first publically-funded library in Oklahoma), and even the first Bedlam Game (played […]

City manager’s management philosophy

City manager’s management philosophy

When totaled all together, I had eighteen years of education in the areas of History, Social Studies and Government. The final six of my eighteen years of study concentrated most specifically on Political Science and Public Administration, in which I received a bachelor’s and master’s degrees respectively. In all my years of learning, however, it […]