City Manager - Robbie Corder
The City Council appointed Robbie Corder as University Park’s fourth City Manager in April 2014. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Kansas, followed by a Master Degree in Public Administration also from KU. Robbie also completed studies at the Senior Executive Institute at the University of Virginia. He has also served the communities of Chanute, Kansas and Prescott Valley, Arizona before joining the City of University Park team in 2004. Robbie most recently served University Park as the Director of Community Development, where he oversaw the City’s building inspections, code enforcement, and zoning services. Robbie is active in both the International City/County Management Association and the Texas City Management Association. Robbie and his wife, Katie, have three young children. In his spare time, Robbie follows Jayhawk basketball and enjoys playing tennis.
Director of Organizational Development - Lea Dunn
Lea is responsible for assessing, developing and implementing programs that support the professional development and continuous learning of all City employees.
City Secretary - Christine Green
Christine is responsible for attending all meetings and keeping accurate records of all actions taken by the City Council, maintaining official records and files of the City, holding and maintaining the City Seal, and serving as the election official for City Elections. In addition, she manages the office of the City Manager and processes liquor and health permits.
Community Information Officer - Steve Mace
Steve collects and prepares information for distribution to both the public and the media via news release, video segments, the City's website, social media, and City publications including, The Arbor and UPdate. He works directly with the City Manager, Mayor, Council members and Department Directors on a variety of community outreach projects. Steve is also the primary media spokesperson for the City on a variety of topics and issues, as directed by the City Manager.
Communications Specialist/Deputy City Secretary - Amanda Hartwick
Amanda assists the Community Information Officer with communication efforts both external and internal. She also serves as City Secretary in her absence, and provides support to the Executive Team and City Council.