Chief Administrative Officer
Bethany Melitz was appointed Chief Administrative Officer in 2019 after serving as the director for the city’s Lean Process Improvement Team. In her previous role, she has helped to build a culture of continual process improvement that she will now be able to expand throughout other city services. In this new role, she will lead strategic planning for the city, and work on cross-departmental projects like the city’s metrics and demolition. Melitz will also oversee Building Safety, Safety Engineering and Environmental Department (BSEED). Prior to leading the Lean Team, she worked as Deputy Treasurer of Clinton Township and consulted in automotive, food, manufacturing, and chemical industries.