Greg Garrett is the City Manager for the City of Tehachapi and has served in that capacity since 2009 during which time he has overseen the completion of the City’s General Plan, directed over $20 million in infrastructure investments, and created an efficient organizational model that has maintained balanced budgets throughout this tenure.
Prior to serving as the City Manager, Mr. Garrett was the Assistant City Manager from 2004 to 2009. Greg was instrumental in the successful revitalization of downtown, the development of several new parks, and major upgrades to the City’s Water and Waste Water structure.
Mr. Garrett serves as a board member for Adventist Health, the Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance and the Kern County Emergency Care Advisory Board.
Most of the management philosophies he has put in place at the City come from his extensive private sector background. Prior to entering the public sector, Greg led successful teams as the Global Projects Manager at General Electric and the Vice President at Scaled Composites.