The City Manager's Office is responsible for the day to day operation of the City of Blaine. The city manager is selected by the Blaine City Council to manage the day to day operation of all functions of city government. The city manager reports directly to the City Council. All department heads report to the city manager. The senior management analyst provides support to the city manager and management team and serves as the City Council liaison.
City Manager Michelle Wolfe joined the Blaine staff in September 2019. Wolfe was selected by the Blaine City Council after a extensive search that included highly qualified candidates from across North America.
Wolfe has nearly three decades of experience in local government. Previously, Wolfe has worked in Aurora, Colorado, Arden Hills, Minnesota, Cottage Grove, Minnesota, and Naperville, Illinois.