Meet the City Manager - Michael C. Cernech

Michael Cernech was appointed City Manager in January of 2011 after serving as Deputy City Manager and Assistant City Manager. He has been with the City of Tamarac since 2001. Prior to serving in Tamarac, Mr. Cernech was City Manager of Shavano Park, Texas for 4½ years and has worked in various capacities in local government since 1993. The International City Management Association (ICMA) recognizes Mr. Cernech as a Credentialed Manager and honored him for 20 years of service in 2012.

During his tenure with Tamarac, he served as Interim Director of Financial Services, Interim Director of Public Works, as well as Interim Director of Community Development.

Mr. Cernech has a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Detroit and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Trinity University. He has also attended the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government. He sits on the Florida City/County Management’s Association (FCCMA) Board of Directors for District 5 and was newly appointed secretary/treasurer. He also recently served three terms as secretary/treasurer of the Broward City County Management Association (BCCMA).

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Michael C. Cernech

How to Contact the City Manager

The City Manager welcomes comments from citizens and is interested in hearing what you enjoy about Tamarac and where you think we may improve. Correspondence to the City Manager should be addressed to:

Michael C. Cernech, City Manager
City of Tamarac
7525 NW 88th Avenue
Tamarac, Florida 33321-2401

Phone: 954-597-3510
Fx: 954-597-3520