Jeffrey Rhodes

City Administration
Title: City Administrator
Phone: 301-759-6424
City Administrator Jeffrey Rhodes

Jeff Rhodes joined the City of Cumberland in March of 1998 as Director of Community Development and was promoted to Director of Administrative Services in 2004. After serving as Acting City Administrator, Mr. Rhodes was appointed City Administrator in January of 2012.

Having graduated from West Virginia University with a B.S. in Business Administration and Frostburg State University with an MBA degree, Rhodes served as President of the Maryland City and County Management Association (MCCMA) in 2011, and remains an active member of the organization. Additionally, Mr. Rhodes is a Fellow in the University of Maryland’s Academy for Excellence in Local Governance and is a Full Member of the International City and County Management Association (ICMA), having become an ICMA Credentialed Manager in 2002. Mr. Rhodes resides in Cumberland with his wife Liz, and daughters Whitney and Lexi. 

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