Jun 25, 2019 | ARTICLE

Jeff Fleming has served Kingsport, TN, for his entire local government career. He was city manager, 2014-19; assistant city manager, 1999-2014; director of development services, 1997-99; GIS manager, 1992-97; administrative utilities manager, 1992; public works superintendent, 1991-92; planner II, 1988-91; planner, 1985-88; and planning intern, 1984-85.

Steven Taylor, county administrator, Sherburne County, MN, 2013-19; assistant county administrator, Carver County, MN, 2012-13; division director, Carver County, MN, 2005-12; director of finance and administration, Denver Public Library, Denver, CO, 1999-2005; senior budget and management analyst, City and County of Denver, CO, 1997-99; and program manager/financial analyst, Douglas County, CO, 1992-97.