We are excited to announce that ICMA President Bonnie Svrcek will be the ELGL featured speaker on July 18, 2013. Details to follow.
Bonnie Svrcek is the current Deputy City Manager for the City of Lynchburg, Virginia.
Bonnie Svrcek was appointed Deputy City Manager in June 1999. In this position, she oversees the City’s Office of the Assessor, Community Development, Communications and Marketing, Financial Services, Fleet Services, Libraries and Museums and Information Technology…
She received her B.S. in Housing and Applied Design from the University of Maryland and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Southern California, Washington Public Affairs Center. She also attended the Senior Executive Institute in Charlottesville and in 2011 she attended the State and Local Government Excellence Executive Education at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
She completed a term as a Southeast Region Vice President on the Executive Board of the International City-County Management Association (ICMA) in 2009 and served as President of the Virginia Local Government Management Association (VLGMA) in 2005. She was recognized in 1994 as the Outstanding Assistant Manager in Virginia by the VLGMA and was honored with the Athena Woman of Worth Award in September 2006 by the Greater Lynchburg Chamber of Commerce. In June 2011 she was selected President-Elect of ICMA and will serve as President beginning in October 2012 for one year.