The Assistant City Administrator serves under the general direction of the City Administrator and is appointed by the Mayor. With the exception of the City Administrator, the Assistant City Administrator has executive authority of all personnel appointed by the Mayor. He assists in the day-to-day general management of City operations, confers with the City Administrator on administrative policy, and coordinates action in matters on which Council policy has been established. His responsibilities include reviewing and analyzing the operational efficiencies of all departments, assisting with labor union negotiations and agreements, conducting labor-management meetings, serving as the staff liaison for various Boards and Commissions, and assisting in the preparation of the annual and five-year budgets.
Brian Uhl became a member of the City of Springdale team in May 2020. His journey in public service commenced in 1994 as a part-time Firefighter/EMT in both Springfield Township and the City of Fairfield. In 1997, he was hired full-time with the Springfield Township Police Department and held the positions of Administrative Lieutenant and Director for the Office of Innovation. His involvement spanned multiple departments, collaborating on diverse projects aimed at enhancing government efficiency and launching various community programs.
Brian serves on various Boards and Commissions throughout the region and earned a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Valdosta State University and a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati.
Brian and his wife are proud parents of three active children who are involved in various sports. His personal interests encompass watching hockey, supporting his kids’ sports teams, fishing, and traveling. When the sports schedules permit, Brian and his family take pleasure in spending time outdoors through camping activities.