City Manager & Department Directors

Amanda Zimmerlin, City Manager
The City Manager is the captain of the ship and manages all staff and the direction of the city with guidance from Council.

Kevin Schweitzer, Director of Finance
The Finance Department provides staff services to other departments; including personnel, purchasing, budget, financial oversight, accounting and payroll.  The Department also provides for the various accounting and business services needs of the City, which includes general ledger maintenance, accounts receivables and payables, purchasing, payroll, preparation and maintenance of the annual City budgets.  Collection of income taxes are processed by the Finance Department, who also manages the annual external audit.

Open, Director of Development

The Development Department is dedicated to serving the growing needs of the community; our services include Code Enforcement, Economic and Community Development and Planning & Zoning.

Randy SandersPublic Service Director
The Service Department repairs and maintains all City of Clayton infrastructure, including roads, street signs, traffic lights and guardrails. The Department remove leaves in the fall and snow in the winter; and mows and maintains City-owned green spaces, parks and cemeteries.

Matt Hamlin, Chief of Police
The Police Department is responsible for patrolling and protecting a population of over 13,000-residents, 18.4-square miles of land, 24-hours a day, 365-days of the year.  The Police Department’s current authorized strength is 19-Officers.  The Police have several community programs including a Walker Watch Program, Text-A-Tip, Coffee with a Cop, and Vacation House Watch to name a few.

Brian GarverFire Chief
The Fire Department is a professional organization dedicated to meeting the community’s needs, providing advanced emergency medical services, fire suppression, as well as fire safety inspections, fire prevention and community education utilizing a combination of career and part-time personnel.  The department utilizes two-firehouses, staffed 24-hours a day, 365-days a year, ready and willing to meet the needs of our community and friends.