The ICMA Credentialed Manager (ICMA-CM) designation has become widely respected, frequently requested in recruitment of positions and cited in positive media coverage of public stewardship. Congratulations to the following members, who have been recommended by the Credentialing Advisory Board to receive ICMA Credentialed Manager or Candidate status in July 2024.

ICMA Credentialed Managers are professional local government managers qualified by a combination of education and experience, adherence to high standards of integrity, and an assessed commitment to lifelong learning and professional development. Objections must be filed in writing to the ICMA executive director (via and received by June 21, 2024. 

ICMA Credentialed Managers

Leslie Black, Whitehouse, TX

Shawn Boatright, Woodbine, GA

Dane Bolin, Lake Charles, LA

Jay Brown, Glen Allen, VA

Luis Campos, Easton, PA

Scott Davidoff, Clermont, FL

Matthew Davis, Hardeeville, SC

Eric Davis, Fort Mill, SC

Douglas DeBord, Castle Rock, CO

Amanda DeGan, Rhome, TX

Richard Downey, Grand Chute, WI

Jason Fraser, Centerville, IA

Chris Freeland, Indian Wells, CA

Mary Furtado, Newton, NC

Natasha Hampton, Cincinnati, OH

Rebecca Hawke, Matthews NC

Sonia Jammes, Jasper, GA

Ryan Judy, Prescott Valley, AZ

Timothy Meredith, Pearisburg, VA

Mike Miller, Muskogee, OK

Russell Muniz, Davie, FL

Paul Murray, Newton, NC

Margaret Paluch, Largo, FL

Helen Ramirez, Brownsville, TX

Justin Schoenemann, Mequon, WI

John Sheldon, Greenwood Village, CO

Maraskeshia Smith, Santa Rosa, CA

John Williams, West Linn, OR          


ICMA Credentialed Manager Candidates

Christine Anderson, Annapolis, MD

Jason Carviou, Menominee, MI

Kent Michael Collins, Coppell, TX

Matthew Efird, Hillsborough, NC

Katie King, Needham, MA

Emily Lewis, Port Charlotte, FL

David Mackie, Hillsdale, MI

Shawn Metcalf, Hastings, NE

Michael Moore, York, SC

Andrew Munoz, Weslaco, TX

Nathan Peto, Portage la Prairie, MB

Edward Pidermann, Miami Lakes, FL

Douglas Polen, Irmo, SC

Taco Pope, Yulee, FL

Cindy Stover, White Hall, WV

Ryan Thomas , Seneca, SC

Patrice Toney, Carrboro, NC

Dustin Tripp, Knightdale, NC           

New, Reduced Membership Dues

A new, reduced dues rate is available for CAOs/ACAOs, along with additional discounts for those in smaller communities, has been implemented. Learn more and be sure to join or renew today!