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Deputy City Manager María Villagómez



María Villagómez was appointed Deputy City Manager on March 1, 2019. As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, she oversees the Police Department, Fire Department, Office of Management and Budget and Animal Care Services. Ms. Villagómez has spent twenty years in municipal government with the City of San Antonio. Prior to her appointment as Assistant City Manager, she served five years as the City’s Budget Director. Ms. Villagómez role with the City also included serving as the Assistant Budget Director and close to 10 years in various capacities within the City’s Public Works Department holding the positions of Fiscal Operations Manager, Fiscal Planning Manager, and Contracts Administrator.


B.B.A. Accounting, University of Texas at San Antonio
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional Memberships & Community Involvement

Member of Government Finance Officers Association


Maria is married to Pablo Garcia.


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Fire Department
Management and Budget
Animal Care Services

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Executive Management Assistant: Roger Gonzalez
Sr. Executive Secretary: Lorena Kerr

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