The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the chief executive officer of the city. The City Manager provides for the overall management direction and oversight of the city organization and is responsible for its efficient and effective operation in accordance with the policies, programs and regulations established by the City Council.
The City Manager is also responsible for initiating proposals and providing advice, information and research to the City Council concerning the formulation of municipal policies, practices, and projects.
Pete Landrum officially became the City Manager of the City of Beavercreek, January 1, 2017. He holds a master's degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor's degree in Social and Industrial Communications from Wright State University.
Before coming to the City, he served as Township Administrator for Delhi Township in Cincinnati, Ohio from 2012 - 2016. Pete has over 24 years of experience in local government; serving previously as Assistant County Administrator and Director of the Office of Management & Budget for Butler County, Ohio. During his 15 years with Montgomery County, Ohio he held the positions of Juvenile Court Finance Director, Management Analyst, and Job and Family Services Supervisor.
He is a member of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and the Ohio City/County Management Association (OCMA). Pete serves as the current treasurer for the Greater Dayton Mayors & Managers Association; Adjunct for the MPA (Masters in Public Administration) for Wright State University as needed; and serves on the MPA Advisory Board for Wright State University. He is actively involved in the community as a member of the Beavercreek Rotary Club, The Greene Optimists Club, and Miami Valley Military Affairs.
Pete is married to Teri and they have two grown children and one granddaughter.