Wayne Davis, City Manager

100 W. Spring Valley Road
Centerville, Ohio 45458-3759
Work Phone: (937) 433-7151
Fax: (937) 428-4718
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Wayne Davis began his duties in August 2017 as City Manager appointed by Centerville City Council on July 10, 2017.  He serves as the chief administrative officer for the City and responsible for its overall operations including municipal activities, the Police Department, Public Works, Benham's Grove,  and The Golf Club at Yankee Trace.

Davis brings more than 20 years of public sector finance and government experience.   He previously served as City Manager in Montgomery, Ohio, where he also held the assistant city manager and finance director positions.

Davis has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Vermont and a master’s degree in public administration from Wright State University.  He is a graduate of the Leading, Educating and Development Program from the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service. He serves as president of the Ohio City/County Management Association (OCMA).

 

Kristen P. Gopman, Assistant to the City Manager

100 W. Spring Valley Road
Centerville, Ohio 45458-3759
Work Phone: (937) 433-7151
Fax: (937) 435-8720
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Kristen Gopman joined the City Manager's Office in 2006 as Management Analyst.  She has been Assistant to the City Manager since 2007.  She previously held positions with Hillsborough County in Tampa, FL and Senator George V. Voinovich in Washington D.C. and Cincinnati, OH.  She has a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Cincinnati and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Dayton.   She is married with two children.  Professional Accomplishments: Member, Dayton Area Managers Association (DAMA); Member, International City/County Management Association (ICMA); Member, Ohio City/County Management Association (OCMA); Member, Ohio Municipal Management Assistants (OAMMA).

 

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