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City Manager's Office

(843) 918-1012

Jonathan "Fox" Simons, Jr., City Manager
Brian TuckerAssistant City Manager
Drayton Arnold, Assistant to City Manager

Supporting Staff
Michelle Shumpert, Chief Financial Officer
Kelvin (pronounced "Kevin") Waites, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Director
Howard Waldie IV, Chief Innovation Officer
Mark Kruea, Public Information Director and Spokesperson
Meredith Helline, Assistant Public Information Director
Kaycey Vrettos, Public Information Specialist
Jennifer AdkinsCity Clerk
Lindsey Haring, Executive Assistant to City Attorney


Under the Council-Manager Form of Government, City Council sets policy and hires a full-time professional city manager as the chief executive officer to oversee day-to-day operations of city staff.  The City of Myrtle Beach has approximately 900 full-time employees and more than 150 part-time employees.