Jeff Swanson was named City Manager in Battle Ground on March 14, 2016 after meeting with city council, staff, agency partners and community members as part of the recruitment and interview process. Prior to his position in Battle Ground, he served as Clark County’s Director of Economic Development.
He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, a Graduate Certificate in Computer Modeling and Simulation, a Graduate Certificate in Environmental and Resource Economics, and a Master’s Degree in Economics from Portland State University. He is currently completing a Ph.D. in Systems Science from PSU.
Jeff will be dancing a West Coast Swing with instructor Susan Vandervlugt.