Michael Rodriguez currently oversees: the Police Department, the Fire Department, Human Resources, and Strategic Planning & Innovation.
The Chief of Staff reports directly to the City Manager and develops and implements policy objectives, strategies, and operation plans for the City Manager’s office. The position is part of the executive leadership team and works with Assistant City Managers, Directors and departments in providing administrative and managerial skills relating to the full range of municipal management issues. The Chief of Staff resolves problems or conflicts that arise in City government and helps establish good management practices. Certain Departments, Offices and Operational functions may report to the Chief of Staff.
Michael Rodriguez, Chief of Staff
Michael Rodriguez is a native of South Texas and comes to Corpus Christi after working in San Antonio and local government for nearly a decade. During his time there he served three years in the City Manager’s office and over saw multiple departments. He earned a master’s degree In Public Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He is married and a father of two with close family ties to the Corpus Christi area.