City Manager

Des Moines City Manager

Michael Matthias was appointed city manager of Des Moines in August 2016, after serving as the city’s assistant city manager since 2014. 

He holds a Master of Science in Sustainable Urban Development from the University of Oxford, England, a Master of Science in Applied Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz, a Master of International Relations from the University of Cambridge, England, and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
 Michael Matthias

 
Michael can be reached by phone at (206) 870-6554 or email.