The City Manager is the only legislatively-appointed City of Alice employee. They are the Chief Executive Officer and the head of the administrative branch of the City Government.
Responsible to the Council for the proper administration of all City affairs, the City Manager leads day to day operations and, along with Department Heads, implements the public policy and governance of Alice as determined by the City Council.
Working closely with the Council and citizens, the City Manager ensures quality services are available to meet the needs of our citizens and the business community. With a population of over 19,000 residents plus 907 businesses, City Manager Michael Esparza oversees the City's operations with more than 230 employees and an annual operating budget of $22,784,354.
Michael Esparza, City Manager
Odilia Rodriquez, City Clerk
Rebecca Guerra, Deputy City Clerk
Cheto Perez, Chief of Police
Patrick Thomas, Fire Chief
Roland Ramos, Finance Director
Yolanda Bueno, Library/ Parks & Recreation Director
Jo Ann Ramon, Municipal Court Administrator
Public Works Maintenance & Operations Director
Demetrio Duarte, Assistant Public Works Director Utilities