This is an opportunity for an informal chat with Dave. Dave reports directly to the Mayor and City Council and leads a workforce of over 6,400 employees and oversees a 3.7 billion dollar operating budget for America's 10th largest city.
About Dave: Dave Sykes serves as City Manager of the City of San José, reporting directly to the Mayor and City Council, and leads a workforce of over 6,400 employees and oversees a $3.7 billion annual operating budget for America’s 10th largest city. In his role, he is responsible for administration of day-to-day municipal operations and the implementation of Council policies.
More on Dave: https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments-offices/office-of-the-city-manager/meet-the-city-manager