City Administrator

The City of Colfax Administrator is the manager of the City and is hired by the Mayor and City Council. Listed below are just a few of the responsibilities.

  • Overseeing the performance of all Departments
  • Implementing policies and ideas adopted by Council
  • Ensuring that all projects, operations, and functions of the City operate efficiently
  • Ensuring all Local, State, and Federal laws are followed by the City
  • Responding to citizen concerns

The Manager also works to develop the City's annual budget, works with other administrators in the region, and performs other duties assigned to the manager per the request from City Council.


Currently Chris Mathis is serving as the City Administrator as well as the Finance Director.

Contact Info

Chris Mathis
City Administrator/ Finance Director
400 N Mill St
509 397 3861