Kevin Smith was appointed City Manager in April of 2019. Previously, he was City Manager for the City of Winter Springs and also worked at the City of Sanford, serving in multiple roles including Director of Finance & Administrative Services, Human Resources Director, and CRA Executive Director.
Mr. Smith holds a BS degree in Accounting from Florida State University and an MBA degree from the University of Central Florida, and has 30 years municipal government related experience. He is a member of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and Florida City and County Management Association (FCCMA). Mr. Smith has also published several articles including: “How one small city survived the recession – The right attitude helps Winter Springs, Fla. through dark times” - April 2012 issue of American City & County Magazine, and “Transparency and communication in government: The key to earning constituent’s trust” - November/December 2010 issue of Quality Cities Magazine.
And, in 2014, he was named Municipal Executive of the Year by the Tri-County League of Cities.