City Manager's Office
31555 W. Eleven Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
(248) 871-2501 (Fax)
City Manager Steve Brock is responsible for the day-to-day
administration of the City, including overseeing all
departments and implementing City policies that are approved
by City Council.
Steve Brock came to the City of Farmington Hills as an
Assistant to the City Manager in 1989, became Assistant City
Manager in 1993 and was appointed by City Council as City
Manager in 1998. He previously served as Northville Township
Manager, Village Administrator for Hortonville, Wisconsin, and
as an Economic Analyst for the State of Wisconsin. He is a
graduate of the University of Wisconsin.
As City Manager, his first priority is customer service.
“We treat people well and we listen to them,” says Brock.
Economic development is also high on his priority list. Steve
Brock can be reached at (248) 871-2500 or via
Assistant City Manager
Dave Boyer was appointed Assistant City Manager in 2012
after serving 14 years as the City’s Director of Special
Services. He is responsible for coordinating activities among
City departments, and serves as the liaison to citizen groups,
and local, state, and federal officials. He also resolves
citizen complaints and coordinates special projects and
research studies. He is a graduate of Northern Michigan
University and was previously employed as Deputy Director of
Parks and Recreation for the City of Southfield.
Contact David Boyer at (248) 871-2500 or via
Assistant to the City Manager
Nate Geinzer, Assistant to the City Manager, joined the City of
Farmington Hills Management Team in late 2007. He has a
diverse set of responsibilities including special projects,
policy research and development, and legislative affairs. He
functions as a liaison to residents, helping to resolve
citizen concerns and promote City initiatives. Nate is a
graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a Master’s Degree
in Public Administration. He has served in municipal
government since 2005 and was previously employed by the
cities of Brighton and Berkley.
Contact Nate Geinzer at (248) 871-2500 or via
Economic Development Director
Economic Development Director Khalfani Stephens came to the
City of Farmington Hills in 2015 after serving as the Oakland
and Genesee County Business Development Manager at the Michigan
Economic Development Corporation. He works with the business
community to grow and maintain businesses in the City. He
connects businesses with local, county, state, and federal
resources and serves as a liaison to City departments such as
Planning and Engineering.
Khalfani is an alumnus of both the University of Michigan (BA)
and Wayne State University (MBA and a Post Master’s
Certificate). He is also a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD).
Contact Khalfani Stephens
at (248) 871-2506.