The Town Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Town. He/She is appointed by the Town Council and oversees the day-to-day operations of the Town. The Town of Ponce Inlet operates under the Council-Manager form of government. The Manager provides general guidance and management to all Town departments, implements Council policy, and works with the Council and staff to establish long range goals and objectives. By Charter, the Manager is also the Town Clerk and Treasurer/Finance Director of the Town and performs the duties associated with those titles.
Incorporated into the mission of the Town Manager is a goal to provide courteous, expedient, and professional assistance to all. The Town Manager also strives to provide transparent government through placing as much information on the website and/or in the lobby as possible and also utilizing numerous means of notification for upcoming meetings.
Town Mission Statement
"The Town of Ponce Inlet staff shall be professional, caring, and fair in delivering community excellence while ensuring Ponce Inlet citizens obtain the greatest value for their tax dollar."
Jeaneen Witt, has worked for the Town of Ponce Inlet since 2005, serving as Assistant Town Manager from 2005-2010 and Town Manager from 2010-present. Jeaneen is a multi-generational Daytona Beach native. She served four years in the United States Air Force after graduating from Spruce Creek High School. Jeaneen earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida with a major in Public Administration in 1996 and a Graduate Certificate in Public Administration in 2017.