Bryan Montgomery, a resident of Oakley, has been the Oakley City Manager since 2005 and has over 25 years of local government experience. Prior to his appointment in Oakley, Bryan served as City Manager in Mesquite, Nevada and in Rupert, Idaho. He also served as Assistant City Manager in Alamogordo, New Mexico, and as an aide in the Mayor's Office in Provo, Utah. He holds a Bachelor's degree in International Government Relations from Brigham Young University (BYU) and a Master's in Public Administration from BYU’s prestigious Marriott School of Management. He speaks Spanish and periodically performs local government consulting work in Latin America and in Africa.
Bryan also teaches in the Public Administration Program at San Francisco State University and the Political Science Program at Los Medanos College. Bryan has been a valued member of many organizations such as Boy Scouts of America, International City Management Association (ICMA), International Hispanic Network, Rotary International, and the United Way; and has served on various committees within his church. He was named the Volunteers of Economic Development Alliance "Volunteer of the Year" in 2015, and in 2012 he received the League of California Cities’ Advancement for Diverse Communities Award.