City Manager Ray Kerridge is responsible for the City’s strategic vision, implementing City Council policy and the administration of day-to-day operations.
Kerridge was selected as City Manager by the Roseville City Council after a 10-month, nationwide search that attracted more than 60 applicants. Amidst a highly competitive field, his strong vision, leadership, and commitment to customer service stood out. He announced his retirement effective December 31, 2015 in a letter to the City Council July 8, 2015.
Previously, Kerridge served as City Manager of Sacramento beginning in February 2006. He joined the City of Sacramento in January 2005 as the Assistant City Manager for Development and oversaw several departments including Development Services, Utilities, Transportation, and Economic Development. In addition, he was the Director of the Development Services Department.
Kerridge was the City of Portland’s Director of the Bureau of Development Services, where he made efficiency-based changes in the permitting process; he is recognized for being the catalyst to major customer service improvements in Portland, where he worked for 25 years.
Kerridge is originally from London, and began his government career as a structural plans examiner and inspector for the Greater London Council. Prior to this, he worked as a site engineer and in the design office of a structural engineering firm.
Roseville is a full-service city providing police, fire, sewer, garbage, water, electric and parks, recreation and libraries services. Kerridge oversees 15 departments and more than 1,000 full-time employees. The City operates under the Council-Manager form of municipal government. The City Council enacts laws and establishes administrative policy for the City.
Roseville is 43 square miles and is located 16 miles northeast of Sacramento and 102 miles northeast of San Francisco. Roseville incorporated in April 1909 and has an estimated population of 126,956 residents in 2014. The Top 10 employers include Kaiser Permanente, Hewlett-Packard, Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Union Pacific Railroad, Pride Industries, TSI Semiconductors, City of Roseville, Roseville City School District and Roseville Joint Union High School District.
City of Roseville
311 Vernon Street
Roseville, CA 95678