Romney Institute Alumni Board

Rick Davis, EMPA 1994

Rick Davis, EMPA 1994

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2022

Contact Information:

Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rickdavisicma-cm/

Employment:

Job Title: City Manager
Company: City of Baytown

Expertise:

  • MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS
  • ICMA
  • Texas City Management Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • HOBBIES & INTERESTS
  • Acoustic music
  • History
  • BYU football

Biography:

Rick Davis is the current City Manager of Baytown, Texas, and a graduate of the EMPA class of 1994. An ICMA Credentialed Manager, Rick has managed cities in Utah, Arizona, and now in Texas. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from BYU in 1988, majoring in government relations. He has served over the years on various local, national, and international professional boards and is the co-author of “Elevating Trust in Local Government.” Prior to entering public service in 1994, Rick was the Public Relations Director for the Beneficial Life Insurance Company. His first public sector post was as a performance auditor with the State of Arizona’s Office of the Auditor General. He has since served in Sandy City, West Point City, Fountain Hills Arizona, West Jordan, and now in Baytown. With one child married and two in college (Utah State and BYU Idaho), Rick and his wife of almost 35 years Aimee are empty nesters … kind of.