County Administrator

The County Administrator directs the day-to-day operations of Ouray County government. This position is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners and serves at the pleasure of the Board. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating meetings of the Board of County Commissioners
  • Implementing policies as directed by the Board of County Commissioners
  • Preparing and presenting the annual budget
  • Developing and supervising grant applications and awards; monitoring expenditures of grants
  • Supervising, evaluating, and hiring: Human Resources Director - Accounting Tech II, Information Technology Manager, Land Use Planning Director, Fairgrounds Manager, Chief Paramedic - EMS, Public Health Director, Executive Assistant to the County Administrator, Administrative Specialist, Facilities Manager, Road and Bridge Superintendent / Road Supervisor, and Weed Coordinator