News Releases

4/28/2016 - City Manager Names New Finance Director


Salina City Manager Jason Gage has appointed Michelle Meyer as the new director of finance for the City. This key position generated 28 candidates from across the area.

Ms. Meyer has significant financial administration experience. She has worked for the City of Wichita and most recently as the finance director for the City of Bel Aire. Ms. Meyer holds a bachelor’s degree from Black Hills State University and a master’s of public administration from Wichita State University. Her professional involvement includes serving as treasurer for the Kansas Government Finance Officers Association and the League of Kansas Municipalities’ Finance & Taxation Policy Committee.

City Manager Gage states: 
"Michelle comes to the City with high standards and numerous accolades. She is a very intelligent and highly skilled person. I know the future of the City’s finances will be in good hands with Michelle leading our Finance Department. We are very pleased that she is joining our City staff! “

Ms. Meyer will begin her new role May 23, succeeding Rod Franz who is retiring in June after serving the City well for 20 years.