County Administrator's Office

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The County Administrator directs and supervises the day-to-day operations of all county and city departments and agencies, which are under the oversight of the Commission, as well as personnel matters including the appointment of senior department heads.

The Office of the County Administrator executes the policies of the Unified Board of Commissioners through the divisions and departments. Providing administrative support to the Board and implements its directives with regard to Board agendas, meetings, resolutions, ordinances, policies, and constituent services. It is the highest-level management office of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, KS. Additionally, serves as the Board of Commissioners official liaison to the Constitutional Officers, the Judiciary, and state and regional agencies.

County Administrator's Office is also responsible for preparation and submission of the annual Unified Government Budget to the Mayor and Commission in early July of each year.


UG STAT April 2024 Welcome to UG STAT - our new monthly reporting process to help educate and inform our elected officials, community and organization on our various department activities and progress. Every other month, we will rotate which departments will be sharing updates with you. This will give you a deeper look into how our organization is operating and meeting the goals established for us through public policy and the 2024 adopted budget. This report is organized along the four 2024 UG Commission Priorities although several updates could fall under more than one priority.

Department Head

David Johnston

County Administrator