Tonja Brown’s Evaluation of our Town Manager

Ratings:    1.  Unacceptable – Unsatisfactory performance.      2.   Conditional – Requires Improvement               3 Satisfactory – Meets Council Expectations     4.  Exceptional – Generally exceeds Council’s expectations    5.  Outstanding – Substantially exceeds Council’s expectations.


Supervision:                                      Rating:  4 / 5

Does the Town Manager maintain a standard of respect for department head’s ability and encourage their initiative?  Does he challenge them to perform at their highest level?


Leadership                                        Rating:  5/5/5

Does the town manager inspire others to succeed?  Does he actively promote efficiency in operations?  Does he demonstrate a high regard for personal ethics.


Execution of Policy:                    Rating: 5

Does he understand the laws and ordinances of the town and cause them to be fairly enforced?

Community Relations:               Rating:    4

Does the town manager work well with citizens and properly handle their complaints?


Administrative Duties:               Rating:     5

Does the town manager properly handle his administrative duties?


Economic Development           Rating:  5 / 4

Does the town manager work well with developers while protecting the town’s interest?  Does he work to increase the city’s tax base through economic development?


Intergovernmental Relations:       Rating:  5 / 5

Does the town manager cooperate cordially with neighboring communities and citizens while looking after the interests of White Springs?


Town Council Relations:               Rating:   5 / 5

Does the town manager work well with the city council in making sure there is adequate information available prior to meetings?  Is he willing to meet with council members to deal with individual problems and issues.


Planning                                      Rating:    5 / 5

Does the town manager involve himself in the planning process to the correct degree?  Does he review the process and look for better ways to handle development activities?


Financial Management/Budget    Rating:   5 / 5

Does the Town manger ensure the budget is prepared and executed in the manner approved by the town council?  Does he ensure the city’s monies are managed properly?


Additional Comments:

I have enjoyed working with Town Manager.  She has shown a great interest of our Town for the 3 years she been here.  The Town has received so much grant funding.




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