Great Event at ‘The Grand’

This year’s Summer Signature Symposium Forum was a great success! Thanks to everyone who attended the event. Roughly 80 participants gathered in the City of Tracy at the Grand Theatre Center for Arts on Thursday, July 9, 2015. MMANC had a wonderful line-up of speakers, starting with the morning session from Dr. Frank Benest on […]

The Value of MMANC: An Interview with City Manager Mark Prestwich

Mark Prestwich has been working in progressively responsible local government positions for nearly two decades and was appointed to his first City Manager position with the City of Nevada City in June 2014.  Mark earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from CSU, Fullerton and Masters in Public Policy & Administration from CSU, Long Beach.  […]

Made in the Midwest: An Interview with Erin Steffen

Erin Steffen has been working in local government for several years and considers it a natural fit for her passion for helping others as well as her desire to implement positive change in her community. She currently serves as an Administrative Analyst for the City of Dublin. While completing her graduate degree in the Midwest, […]

Workshop on Team Leadership Set for Santa Rosa on July 16

Being a leader, especially in local government, is not easy. As many agency decisions are based on group-decision making, it is crucial that effective leaders develop the skills needed to manage a team. Join Municipal Management Association of Northern California (MMANC)’s Region 2 as they host this session on Team Leadership!  It will be held […]

Come to the Capital: MMANC Annual Conference Registration Opens

Early-bird registration for the 2015 MMANC Annual Conference has opened!  The annual event draws over 250 local government professionals each year.  This year’s conference theme is “Creating Connections” and returns to the Embassy Suites – Sacramento Riverfront Promenade from Wednesday, October 14 through Friday, October 16. This year’s conference is jam-packed with engaging sessions, riveting […]

Summer Symposium to Focus on Communicating Your Message in a Fast-paced, Ever-changing Era

Tracy Grand Theatre for the Arts

The Municipal Management Association for Northern California (MMANC) is hosting another signature event, the Summer Signature Symposium. The annual signature event will be held in the City of Tracy at the Grand Theatre Center for Arts on Thursday, July 9, 2015.  The City of Tracy is proud to host the event at the spectacular venue. The […]

Yolo County Administrator to Headline Cal-ICMA Webinar on Strategic Planning

Second in the series of six complimentary webinars hosted by MMANC partner Cal-ICMA is a webinar on the topic of ‘Best Practices in Strategic Planning and Action’ to be held on April 1, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.  Yolo County Administrator Patrick Blacklock will be one of the featured presenters. The session is being co-hosted by Cal-ICMA and the […]

Communicating with Credibility is the Theme for 2015 Women’s Leadership Summit

The Municipal Management Association of Northern California (MMANC) is excited to present a new format for the 2015 Women’s Leadership Summit. The theme this year is “Communicating with Credibility: Establish, Maintain and Advance Your Career”.  The April 30th event will be held at Parkside Hall in San Jose. MMANC will kick off the day with […]

South Bay Social in April to be Held in Downtown San Jose

Join fellow local government professionals from the South Bay at a networking event on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at San Pedro Square Market in Downtown San Jose. Hosted by the Municipal Management Association of Northern California (MMANC) and the San Jose State University MPA Student Association, the event will include free pizza and light appetizers. […]