Deputy City Manager Kari Kent

Kari KentAs a Deputy City Manager, Kari Kent oversees Development and Sustainability; Energy Resources, Engineering;Parks, Recreation and Commercial Facilities; Transit, Transportation and Water Resources.

Ms. Kent has been with the City since 1993. She was promoted to Solid Waste Management Director in 1999, Assistant Development Services Director in July 2001 and Neighborhood Services Director in June 2006. In this capacity, she oversaw Code Compliance, Housing and Community Revitalization, Diversity Office, Neighborhood Outreach and Historic Preservation.

Kent received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science from Northern Arizona University and a Masters of Public Administration from Arizona State University.

You can contact Ms. Kent via e-mail at




Kari Kent
Deputy City Manager

City of Mesa
PO Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211-1466


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