Function of the Town Manager
Council / Manager Form of Government
Little Elm operates under the Council/Manager form of government. Under this type of local government, the day-to-day management of the town is directed by the Town Manager.
The Town Council
appoints the Town Manager, who serves as chief administrative officer by executing the laws and administering the government of the town, as directed by the Town Council policies.
Matt Mueller became Town Manager of the Town of Little Elm on September 17, 2012. Matt has served in local government for over 20 years and has held positions as an executive local government manager since 2006.
He is a Credentialed Manager through the International City/County Management Association (ICMA).
Matt is passionate about administering local government services with a philosophy of Servant Leadership and the core values of Innovation, Efficiency, Customer Service, and Integrity.