Town Manager- Kenneth Geathers, Jr.
Appointed on August 1st, 2011 to perform the position of Town Manager for Rutherford
College. Kenneth is an honors graduate of North Carolina Central University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political
Science. He completed his graduate work at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in public administration
and is a graduate of the UNC School of Government's Municipal & County Administration Course. The scope of
his local government experience entails knowledge in government administration & policy, land use development
and project management.
Town Manger's duties include:
Carrying out the policies adopted by the elected body
- Providing professional administration, management and supervision of municipal departments
- Assuring compliance with relevant federal laws and regulations, state laws and municipal bylaws,
ordnances and regulations
- Developing long-range plans with guidance from the elected body and assists in the achievement of
common goals and objectives