City Manager

The City Manager serves as the Chief Executive Officer for the City and coordinates the various functions of City government, as directed by the City Council.  The specific responsibilities of the City Manager include:
  • Administering Council-adopted City budget
  • Coordinating day-to-day operations of City departments
  • Guiding Adelanto's municipal operations, including the Adelanto Redevelopment Agency, the Adelanto Public Finance Authority, and coordinating organizational programs and activities
  • Implementation of City Council Policy directives
  • Leading and supervising the department heads and their operational activities
  • Making recommendations about topics of interest to the City Council
  • Meeting with citizens and citizen groups to resolve concerns and understand their needs
  • Monitoring the progress of City's Strategic Plan
  • Providing administrative support for Council members in their legislative capacities, as well as in their activities with other agencies
  • Providing executive leadership that encourages high-quality performance by City Staff
  • Representing Adelanto in community affairs, generating public information, and encouraging civic participation
  • Seeking developmental opportunities to encourage growth in tax revenues and job creation
The City Manager's Office is dedicated to leading a polite, professional, and progressive team of dedicated City employees to effectively implement the goals and policy direction of the Adelanto City Council.
Jessie Flores
City Manager
Phone: 760-246-2300, ext 11184

Virginia Cervantes
Executive Assistant
Phone: 760-246-2300, ext 11124