Mission: The mission of the Washoe County Manager’s Office is to provide effective leadership in support of Washoe County’s vision, governance and exemplary service.
As chief executive for Washoe County, the County Manager serves as liaison between the Board of County Commissioners and elected and appointed department directors, other governmental jurisdictions, community and business groups, employees, and county customers. The Manager’s Office facilitates presentation of issues to the Board for their consideration, and the Manager’s staff ensures effective implementation of direction given by the BCC. As with some other departments, the roles of this department are split between different functions of government. Learn more about the Manager’s Office and its divisions and programs.