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Arizona ICMA Credentialed Managers
Yvonne Kimball, town manager of town of Dewey-Humboldt, recently received the credentialed manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. Ms. Kimball is one of over 1,300 local government management professionals currently credentialed through the ICMA voluntary credentialing program.

ICMA's mission is to create excellence in local governance by promoting professional management worldwide and increasing the proficiency of appointed chief administrative officers, assistant administrators, and other employees who serve local governments and regional entities around the world. The organization's nearly 9,000 members in 27 countries also include educators, students, and other local government employees.

To receive the prestigious ICMA credential, a member must have significant experience as a senior management executive in local government; have earned a degree, preferably in public administration or a related field; and demonstrated a commitment to high standards of integrity and to lifelong learning and professional development.

Yvonne Kimball is qualified by seven years of professional local government executive experience and a master's degree in public administration. Prior to her appointment in January 2012 as the town manager of Dewey-Humboldt, she served as the city manager of Bowling Green, FL. Yvonne Kimball has earned a master's degree in public administration from University of Central Florida.

ACMA President-Elect and Wickenburg town manager Josh Wright visited the town of Dewey-Humboldt to acknowledge Yvonne at a recent town council meeting. The ACMA Board makes presentations to city and town councils when managers receive the ICMA Credentialing.

To view a complete list of Arizona Credentialed Managers, point your browser here.

If you are interested in becoming an ICMA Credentialed Manager click here.
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