The City of Perry has its first Assistant City Manager. Mr. Robert Smith, who was most recently the Economic Development Director with the City of Perry, is the new Assistant City Manager as of February 20, 2018. Mr. Smith came to the City in 2014 after working at the Middle Georgia Regional Commission for four years and has a Bachelor’s Degree and Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia.
“I am very pleased to be able to continue my work at the City of Perry in a new and challenging role. While I have enjoyed my economic development endeavors in the Perry community I am excited about taking on a more comprehensive role in making Perry the best City it can be. I greatly appreciate Mayor and Council’s confidence in me to help guide the City and thank them, City Manager Gilmour, and the rest of the City of Perry for their ongoing support.”