The City Manager, appointed by the City Council, is the City's Chief Administrative Officer. The primary responsibilities of the City Manager’s Office include providing for the effective implementation of the City Council’s policies and priorities, coordinating the activities of all city departments and ensuring responsible organizational and fiscal management.
Leslie Black began serving at the City Manager for the City of Whitehouse on December 2, 2019. Prior to joining the City of Whitehouse, Leslie served as the Assistant Town Manager and Town Secretary for the Town of Sunnyvale. She received her Bachelor's degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2006, and her Master's Degree from Columbus State University in 2015. Leslie and her husband, Ed, have three children, Chelsea, Reagan, and Garrett.