Meet the City Manager

Ian is a firm believer in the power of government to improve people's lives and advance the development of prosperous communities. He believes that local government is particularly suited to promoting the common good due to its close proximity to the people it serves. Ian graduated with a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Kansas in 2018, and a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science from McGill University in 2013. Most recently, Ian served in the Finance Department of the City of Oklahoma City for five years in both the budget and treasury offices. In Oklahoma City, Ian was responsible for developing the City's long-range forecasting and capital improvement plans, developing revenue projections, and analyzing trends in revenue collections. A native of Vermont, Ian is an avid reader, baseball, soccer and college basketball fan and enjoys hiking and exploring new places.


  1. City Manager

    Physical Address
    114 N. Broadway
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 287
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Fax: (620) 278-2866

    Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm