David White was appointed city manager in June 2014. Prior to his appointment by the City Council, he served concurrently as director of Finance and assistant city manager from February 2013. David joined the City in 2004 as a senior project manager in Economic Development. Before coming to Fairfield, he was an investment banker in both New York and San Francisco. David also worked in real estate and urban economics where he advised developers and public sector clients on the fiscal and financial impacts of development and various policy initiatives.
Education: Master of City Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge; B.A., Psychology and B.A., Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles
Memberships: California Society of Municipal Finance Officers; International City/County Management Association; Government Finance Officers Association; Urban Land Institute; California City Management Foundation
During the spring and summer of 2018, the city manager is available to meet with your community group and share the State of the City address with you. To schedule a convenient time for your organization, please email or call 707.428.7400.
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