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County Manager's Office

Phone: 919-856-6160
Fax: 919-856-6168

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 550
Raleigh, NC 27602 

County Manager:
David Ellis

Wake County Justice Center

The County Manager is responsible for executive leadership of all County departments and agencies under the policy direction of the Wake County Board of Commissioners (the “Board”) and for maintaining effective relationships with separately elected and appointed officials and agencies. The County Manager’s staff is responsible for carrying out the Board’s policies, goals and objectives and providing the Board within annual financial and capital budgets to support all county operations.

County Manager:
David Ellis
Chief Operating Officer:
Chief Information and Innovation Officer:

Chief Financial Officer:

Chief Community Vitality Officer:

Assistant County Managers:
Chris Dillon (Intergovernmental)
Denise Foreman (Mental Health/Major Facilities)
Nicole Kreiser (Transit)


         Wake County Departments & Agencies: