The Village Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Village and is responsible for planning, organizing and directing the Village departments.
The Village Manager, under guidance and direction of the Village Council, is to provide quality public services to residents and businesses of the Village in an effective, efficient, economical manner.
Jeremy Allen joined the Village in July 2019 after three years as the Deputy City Administrator for the City of Stephenville, TX. Prior to that Mr. Allen served in various roles including Director of Development Services, Director of Community Services, Conference Center Director, and Recreation Supervisor.
The current City Manager of Stephenville, Allen Barnes, had this to say in his reference letter:
“Jeremy has become one of my two most trusted advisors. When I leave the City for business or personal reasons, I do not worry about what is happening when Jeremy is in charge. My council, staff, and our residents all value and respect his opinion. He has become my right hand. In Jeremy, you have the best candidate I can imagine for your position. Most of all, Jeremy is a man of high integrity and honor.”
Mr. Allen holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix; a Bachelor of Science from California State University, Fresno and he is a Certified Public Manager, Texas State University. He also holds a Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning and Management certificate from George Washington University, a certificate in Government Finance from Texas Tech University, a Master Certification from ICMA in High Performance Leadership and is a Certified Workplace Mediator from Eckerd College. Allen holds a Credentialed Manager designation from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA).
In his limited spare time, Mr. Allen likes to read, spend time with the family, and attend community functions. Mr. Allen is married to Daphne and has one daughter and two sons.