City Manager

Christina Turner began her service as Morgan Hill's City Manager on October 1, 2017. She serves at the pleasure of the City Council and is responsible for implementing Council policy, providing leadership for the City's day-to-day operations, preparing and administering the biennial budget, engaging the community, and fostering a highly collaborative work environment. As a full service city, Christina supports the City's Leadership Team and teammates in the Administrative Services, Development Services, Community Services, Fire, Police, and Engineering & Utilities Departments. In addition, the City Manager serves as the Director of Emergency Services and the Executive Director of the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency (RDA).

As City Manager, Christina strives to work collaboratively with the City Council, City teammates, the community, and our partners to advance the Council's vision and ongoing priorities. 

Core Values

The City of Morgan Hill's commitment to the Sustainable Morgan Hill Vision, our Ongoing Priorities, and our Core Values guide the organization in all that we do. Teammates work collaboratively to advance the values of teamwork, innovation, customer service, professional development, and meeting challenges.


The International City Management Association's mission is to create excellence in local governance by developing and fostering professional management to build better communities. Morgan Hill City Manager,  Christina Turner, is a recognized member of ICMA and pledges to uphold the ICMA Code of Ethics.