Bridgette Cobbins was appointed to Assistant County Administrator for the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, KS in August of 2021. Her direct reports consist of the following departments:
Bridgette Cobbins is a lifelong Wyandotte County resident and a community asset.
She has served the community as a public servant for nearly 30 years, ensuring citizens have access to their government through important documents and public meetings.
She has worked in various levels of government from the Police Department-Records, Police Auditor’s Office, Procurement and Contract Compliance, Land Bank Manager, Tax Levy Manager and the UG Clerk for the past 10 years. She attended Ottawa University where she earned a degree in Business Administration and an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Benedictine College. She completed the Kansas Certified Public Manager Program (Information Technology Executive Council) from the State of Kansas, Certified Project Manager (Public Management Center) from University of Kansas, and Master’s County Clerk Academy (The Sanborn Institute) from Wichita State University.
Community involvement includes serving on the School Council Committee, Advisory Board member for Christ the King Catholic School, Executive Board Member for Community Housing of Wyandotte County (CHWC) and Advancement Board of The University of Kansas Medical Center and The University of Kansas Health System. She also volunteered with Lead to Read.
A member of the Kansas Association of Counties (KAC), Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association (KCCEOA) and Association of Records Managers & Administrators (ARMA International)
Bridgette is pleased to continue serving her community in her new role.