PHOENIX — The search for Phoenix’s next city manager is down to four
City officials announced Tuesday that deputy city manager Rick Naimark and
acting city manager Ed Zuercher are two of the finalists.
The other two are former Cincinnati city manager Milton Dohoney Jr. and Oakland
city administrator Deanna Santana.
Final interviews will be Feb. 19.
Zuercher is a 20-year city employee and has been acting manager since David
Cavazos left the job in October.
Naimark has worked for Phoenix for 26 years. He previously was an executive
assistant to the city manager and the City Council.