The Mayor and Board of Trustees are excited to announce the selection of Bryan Ostler as Frederick's next Town Manager. The Board will officially appoint Ostler and approve his contract during their November 12, 2019, regular Board meeting. Ostler is scheduled to begin his role with the Town of Frederick on Monday, November 25, 2019.
"The Board of Trustees and I are very excited to welcome Bryan back to the Frederick team," said Mayor Tony Carey. "We are confident that Bryan's years of experience in municipal government, combined with his passion and commitment for Frederick, will serve this community well as we look toward the future."
Ostler has worked in the public sector for over 15 years, most recently serving as Deputy County Manager in Adams County, Colorado. He previously worked for the Town of Frederick as the Administrative Services Director and served for a period as Interim Town Manager. During his time in local government, Ostler has gained extensive experience in strategic and operational leadership. Ostler holds a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Colorado Denver. Bryan, along with his wife Shaunna and their three children, are longtime residents of the Town of Frederick.
"I am excited to have the opportunity to serve the community that I have lived in for over ten years and to work with a great team of employees, Board and residents," said Bryan Ostler.
Ostler was one of three finalists selected from an initial pool of 65 candidates. The Board of Trustees held interviews with the three finalists, which included opportunities for staff, Board and community input, on Monday, October 28, 2019.
Ostler will be sworn in at Town Hall at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, with a small reception to follow.