Office of the County Manager

Washoe County Manager John Slaughter, Assistant County Manager Joey Orduna Hastings, and Assistant County Manager Kevin Schiller

The Mission of the Washoe County Manager’s Office is to provide leadership to the organization in support of Citizens, the Board of County Commissioners, and the Employees of Washoe County.

As chief executive for Washoe County, the County Manager serves as liaison between the Board of County Commissioners and elected and appointed department directors, other governmental jurisdictions, community and business groups, employees, and county customers. The Manager’s Office facilitates presentation of issues to the Board for their consideration, and the Manager’s staff ensures effective implementation of direction given by the BCC. As with some other departments, the roles of this department are split between different functions of government. Learn more about the Manager's Office and its divisions and programs.