Craig McConnell, City Manager
Craig McConnell was appointed to the City Manager position in August of 2011, after serving as a temporary City Manager since May.
McConnell started with the City of Prescott in 2002 as the Public Works Director. Since 2008, he has served as Deputy City Manager and recently, Regional Programs Director. McConnell's focus in the past has been on major issues like infrastructure planning, annexations, water, and the Big Chino Water Ranch. Clearly, his greatest challenge will be to keep the general fund balanced,
McConnell began his career as a U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps Officer in 1971. He holds a Master's degree in civil geotechnical engineering and has over 30 years experience in varying levels of government and executive level management.