The Mayor and Common Council, who serve on a part time basis, appoint a City Administrator who serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the City and carries out the executive management of the government. In this capacity, the City Administrator serves the residents of Oak Creek by carrying out the policies and directives of the Mayor and City Council. Andrew Vickers has held the position of Oak Creek City Administrator since 2017.
The City Administrator runs the day-to-day operations of Oak Creek’s government, oversees the City’s eight departments and ten divisions and ensures that Oak Creek’s government is operating efficiently and effectively for its residents.
In conjunction with various Department Directors, the City Administrator is also responsible for budget management, economic development negotiations, legislative initiatives, operational efficiency measures, policy development, labor negotiations, and the overall financial management of the City.