The Town Manager is appointed by, and serves at the pleasure of, the Town Council and is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the Town. The role of the Town Manager is to execute the policies and programs established by the Town Council and to provide administrative leadership and management of municipal operations.

About the Town Manager

Mr. Lorefice began his service as Town Manager on April 24, 2017. Vince has served as the Town’s Public Works Director since 2013. Since joining the Wickenburg team, Mr. Lorefice has compiled a long list of accomplishments that have enhanced the professionalism and level of services in the departments under his purview. Among them include his successful efforts to bring in over $2 million in competitive grants and negotiation regarding the management and transfer of new water and wastewater facilities at Wickenburg Ranch.

In 2016, Mr. Lorefice received the Excellence in Management award from the Town of Wickenburg. He currently serves as the National President for FleetPros and is an active member in the Arizona Chapter of the American Public Works Association. He will complete his Certified Public Manager designation through Arizona State University this June.

Prior to his service in Wickenburg, Mr. Lorefice worked as the Facilities and Fleet Manager for the Town of Marana, Arizona, supervising fleet services, facilities management, streets and infrastructure maintenance, strategic planning and budgeting. He was involved in several large scale projects, including a facilities master plan, development of a fleet replacement fund, renovating the Town’s police substation, and reorganization of the streets division. Mr. Lorefice attended Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona. 

Programs & Services

The Town Manager’s Office includes the following programs and services:

The Council-Manager Form of Government

Wickenburg adopted the Council-Manager form of government on June 12, 1944. Visit the links below for more information on this governance system.