Date: June 22, 2023
Contact: Hilary Gaede, Deputy Town Clerk
Subject: Open House - Meet Town Manager Brad Raulston Friday, June 30, 2023 from 10am to 12pm in the Town Hall Council Chambers
The Town of Yountville will be hosting an Open House on Friday, June 30, 2023 from 10am to 12pm. Town residents and businesses are invited to visit the Town Hall Council Chambers to meet incoming Town Manager Brad Raulston.
The Town Council unanimously approved the employment agreement for Town Manager Raulston at the Tuesday, June 6 Regular Town Council Meeting. His first day will be June 30, 2023.
Prior to arriving in Yountville, Town Manager Raulston worked for the City of National City for almost 17 years and was City Manager for the past 4 years. In addition to serving as City Manager, Raulston was Deputy City Manager and Executive Director of National City’s CDC Housing Authority and Redevelopment Agency. Before transitioning to public service, Town Manager Raulston held positions with land use and development companies in the San Diego region.
Town Manager Raulston earned a Bachelor of Art degree in Political Economies of Industrial Societies from UC Berkeley, studied urban design at the NewSchool of Architecture, and holds a Master of Public Administration degree from San Diego State University. His skills and education will translate well to the unique landscape of our Yountville community.
“The Town Council made an excellent decision in selecting Brad from a large pool of applicants. We unanimously concluded that he has the qualities Yountville was looking for in our next Town Manager. He brings experience, passion, and the ability to listen to the residents and business community with a desire to help Yountville achieve its future goals,” according to Mayor Margie Mohler.
Town Manager Raulston looks forward to connecting and engaging with residents and businesses alike. The Open House is a great opportunity to introduce yourself and get to know the Town’s new leadership.
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