Our mission is to create an environment that continuously improves the delivery of quality services to every citizen.


Together, with a sense of pride, continuously building a world-class community that provides exciting opportunities for all to be good friends, good neighbors, good people.

Administrative Offices
Name Position Phone
Mayor Bruce Rose Mayor 252.399.2310
Grant Goings City Manager 252.296.3398
Jim Cauley City Attorney 252.399.2312
Harry Tyson Deputy City Manager, Operations and Public Svcs. 252.399.2462
Dathan Shows Chief Operations Officer 252.399.2306
Jamie Batts City Clerk 252.399.2302
Tonya West Executive Assistant to Grant Goings 252.296.3363
Matt Shaw Communications Coordinator 252.399.2311
Bernadette Whitley Executive Assistant to Dathan Shows 252.399.2306


City Organizational Chart (9/2011) City Organizational Chart (9/2011) (7 KB)