New Deputy City Manager Named
Press Release – For Immediate Release
Clayton Scrivner, Communications Manager
June 6, 2021
Park City Municipal Names New Deputy City Manager
Park City, Utah – Park City Municipal is pleased to announce the addition of a long-time community development and planning professional to its executive leadership team. Jen McGrath, currently a director in the University of Utah’s Real Estate Administration, will join PCMC’s team at the end June.
“The Council and I are thrilled to welcome Jen to the Park City team,” said Mayor Nann Worel. “I look forward to collaborating with her as we strive to make our City government the most customer-oriented, transparent, and accessible in the state.”
McGrath will oversee several departments in the City’s Community Development space, including Planning, Building, Engineering, and Housing. McGrath’s career highlights include real estate management at Salt Lake County, planning at the Utah Transit Authority, and director of Community and Neighborhoods at Salt Lake City Corporation.
“Jen brings a level of technical expertise in community and neighborhood development, especially in the field of day-to-day customer service and planning and negotiation. Jen is a welcome addition to the team and will immediately provide support to our front-line employees and our longer term, strategic initiatives,” said City Manager Matt Dias.
“I am thrilled to join the dynamic leadership team at Park City. I want to be a part of the solution towards pressing and complex challenges, such as access to housing, preserving Park City’s historic fabric, and promoting the vibrancy and health of neighborhoods and business districts. I look forward to learning from, and listening to, our elected officials, residents, stakeholders, and new colleagues,” said McGrath.
McGrath has bachelor’s degrees in Urban Planning and Political Science as well as master’s degrees in Public Administration and Real Estate Development, all from the University of Utah. She is also pursuing a master's degree in Legal Studies through at the S.J. Quinney College of Law.
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About Park City Municipal Corporation
Park City Municipal Corporation is the government seat for Park City, Utah. A former silver mining town, Park City is now home to two world-class ski resorts and was the mountain host for the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games. The town of 8,400 also hosts many special events, including the Sundance Film Festival and the Kimball Arts Festival. For more information, please visit parkcity.org.