Dena R. Diorio is the Mecklenburg County Manager. She is supported by her Executive Team which comprises Deputy County Manager/Chief of Staff Chris Peek, Assistant County Managers Michelle Lancaster, Leslie Johnson, and Mark Foster.
County Manager’s Office Responsibilities: Mecklenburg County operates under a council-manager form of government. The Board of County Commissioners sets policy for the County. The County Manager executes those policy decisions and leads the County organization by overseeing the administration of County departments. The County Manager also advises the Board on operational and financial matters, services and other issues, and submits an annual operating and capital budget for the Board’s consideration.
Sales Tax Facts
Executive Team and Senior Department Staff Appearances in the Community
Your Ideas at Work, The County Manager's Responses to Your Suggestions
From the first day we opened the virtual Suggestion Box on my web page, your thoughtful and insightful comments poured in. Now it’s time to see how we can implement some of your changes or explain why we can’t. Check back here often for new responses and please, keep the suggestions coming!
Commissioners Review, Approve Manager’s Work Plan
County Manager Diorio’s formal work plan