Acting City Manager
Acting City Manager Gary Mekjian joined the City of Farmington Hills in November 2010, serving as the Director of Public Services. In February 2016, he was promoted to Assistant City Manager.
Prior to joining the City of Farmington Hills, Gary worked as Director of Public Works and Engineering for the City of Southfield, Director of Public Services and Engineering for the City of Lincoln Park, and Director of Engineering for the Charter Township of West Bloomfield. Before moving into the public sector, he began his career as an Engineering Consultant.
Gary is a Registered Professional Engineer with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Central Michigan University, a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Wayne State University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Michigan State University. He is the Chairperson for the Michigan Municipal League Committee on Transportation, Infrastructure and Technology, a Council Member on the Transportation Asset Management Council for the Michigan Department of Transportation, and an Adjunct Instructor at Lawrence Technological University.
Contact Gary Mekjian at (248) 871-2510 or via email.