Rex L. Phelps assumed the City Manager position in February 2020.
He has been a public servant for over 30 years. He previously spent several years as the Police Chief for the City of Brenham, TX, where he was eventually promoted to the position of Brenham Assistant City Manager.
Rex has worked many years within the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex, developing his managerial skills by serving in numerous capacities within law enforcement, including patrol, investigations, undercover investigations, and administration.
He earned a Bachelor of Business Management from LeTourneau University and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia College of Missouri. He has also served as a board member for numerous civic organizations.
He believes an individual, a team, or an organization can never be what they could be externally until they are what they should be internally. He developed the "One Habit of Highly Effective People based on E to the 4th Power - The key to an optimal employee culture".