John Akers

City Manager
Title: City Manager
Phone: (509) 962-7221

John was hired by the City of Ellensburg in 1992. He worked in various positions in the Public Works Department and was ultimately promoted to Public Works Director in 1998. In June of 2013, he was appointed as City Manager. Prior to moving to Ellensburg he was the Public Works Director in Dodge City, Kansas. He graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering. 

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