The Administration Department is responsible for executing the policies adopted by the City Council and for the general management of the City. The Administration Department is responsible for personnel, compensation and benefits administration, labor relations, communications, Information Technology, policy research and implementation.
The Administration Department consists of the City Manager, Assistant City Manager, City Clerk, Deputy Clerk, IT Operations Manager, IT Administrator, two IT Technicians and Office Assistant.
Carlton, Lisa - Office Assistant
The Department of Community Assets and Development (DCAD) provides unique efficiencies to the City of New Brighton by combining Engineering, Community/Economic Development, Planning, and Public Works under a single department umbrella. Together, DCAD staff oversees physical development in the City (planning, permitting, and building), infrastructure maintenance, code enforcement, recycling services, plowing, and building inspections.
Ali, Ahmed - Building Inspector
Anderson, Allen - Water Treatment Plant Operator
Andrle, Mark - Community Assets & Dev/GIS Analyst
Barron, Sean - Maintenance Worker - PW
Bauer, Tom - Maintenance Worker - PW
Bayer, Mike - Maintenance Worker - PW
Blume, Don - Maintenance Worker - PW
Gigrich, Scott - Code Compliance Officer
Gozola, Ben - Asst. Dir. Of Community Assets & Development/Planning Dir.
Graham, Bill - PW Supervisor - Streets, Sewer (Water and Storm) , Street Lighting
Hartman, Jesse - PW Supervisor - Water
Joyce, Kelly - Water Treatment Plant Operator
Lind, Dustin - Civil Engineer I
Miller, Derek - Maintenance Worker - PW
Moellman, Josh - Maintenance Worker - PW
Nelson, Becca - Office Assistant/Permit Technician
Otis, Kim - PW Office Assistant
Radenbaugh, Benjamin - Mechanic
Schlichting, Craig - Director of Community Assets & Development
Springer, George - Chief Water Treatment Plant Operator
Toso, Steven - Engineering
Volk, Eric - PW Superintendent
Wallerius, Anthony - Maintenance Worker - PW
Wells, Jeremy - Building Official
The administration of municipal elections in New Brighton are the responsibility of the City Clerk.
Daniloff, Sandra - Communications Coordinator/Deputy City Clerk
The Finance Department provides vital support services for the City including processing accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and utility billing. They also manage the investment of City funds and operate the License Bureau.
Finance also plays a key role in completing the City’s Annual Budget and its Capital Improvement Plan, coordinates the Annual Municipal Audit, and completes the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The Finance Department has received a National Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting since 1992.
Ingebrand, Joe - Accountant I
Isaacson, Patty - Accountant II
Smith, Gina - Asst. Finance Director
Tatum, Sandra - License Bureau Clerk, PT
The New Brighton Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to delivering parks and recreation services that improve the quality of life in New Brighton and the surrounding community. We offer enrichment programs, social opportunities and instructional classes for all ages.
Bach, Bill - Facilities Manager
Cline, Abby - Maintenance Operations Coordinator
Ekstrom, Adam - Personal Trainer
Fink, Jennifer - Director of Parks & Recreation
Hicks, Jason - Assistant Parks and Recreation Director
Hokenson, Lori - Recreation Supervisor
Kesselring, Zoë - Recreation Supervisor
Larson, Maria - Recreation Supervisor
Lukin, Ali - Recreation Coordinator
Manthis, Ken - Golf Operations Manager, Brightwood Hills
McDonald, Britton - Lead Guest Services
McFarland, Bob - Maintenance Worker- Parks
Mehsikomer, Dawn - Membership Clerk
Nelson, Adam - Maintenance Worker-Parks
Prasek, Charles - Maintenance Worker-Parks
Rannow, Brett - Meeting and Event Coordinator
Somkhan, Nay - Maintenance Operations Coordinator
Veiman, Jim - Park Maintenance Worker-Forester
Weiler, Heidi - Sports & Aquatics Specialist
Wigdahl, Anne - Maintenance Worker-Parks
Wolla, Chris - Parks Superintendent
The New Brighton Department of Public Safety is an all hazards agency dedicated to protecting, serving, and educating in partnership with the community. The New Brighton Public Safety Department oversees the police, fire, and emergency management functions of the City in a single department. Many staff of the Public Safety Department are cross trained in a variety of service areas to ensure we provide the highest quality service in a timely and cost effective manner.
Boyd, Jody - Office Assistant
Farmer, Matt - Police Officer & Fire Captain
Forbord, Julie - Office Supervisor
Hamdorf, Trevor - Deputy Director - Public Safety
Krahn, Gina - Office Assistant
Krebsbach, Brad - Police Officer & Deputy Fire Chief
Minwegen, Jen - Office Assistant
Olson, Dan - Deputy Director - Public Safety
Paetznick, Tony - Director - Public Safety
The City operates three utilities – Water, Sewer, and Stormwater.
Hays, Jackie - Accounting Technician