The City Commission of Lake Worth Beach announces that as of Monday, December 11, 2023, City Manager Carmen Davis has been relieved of her duties. This decision was made after careful consideration and deliberation by the Commission regarding the leadership and vision for the City going forward.

The Commission has appointed Jamie Brown, Public Works Director, to step into the role of Interim City Manager effective immediately. Jamie brings an impressive career of local government management experience to the position and has served Lake Worth Beach for over a decade in various roles, most recently as Interim Assistant City Manager.

Troy Perry, who continues as the Assistant City Manager, brings a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to the City. Together, Jamie and Troy possess the experience and dedication to public service that will provide stability and continuity of City operations and initiatives during the search process for a permanent City Manager.

The City of Lake Worth Beach remains focused on its mission to provide high-quality services to its residents. The day-to-day operations of the City will not be affected by this change. Lake Worth Beach’s dedicated staff continues to work tirelessly to ensure the ongoing excellence in service that the community expects and deserves.

 During this transition, the City asks for patience as staff work to continue the positive trajectory of the City.

 For further media inquiries related to the City Manager transition, please contact the Public Information Officer at [email protected].

We thank the residents of Lake Worth Beach for their understanding and continued support during this time of change.