Assistant County Administrator for Community Development
Ken Morris serves as the Assistant County Administrator for Community Development overseeing a number of County offices including Public Works, Development Support and Environmental Management, Tourism Development and the Department of PLACE.
Ken began his career with Leon County in 2004 serving as the County’s point-person on legislative affairs, having been previously employed by several offices of the Florida Legislature including the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability (OPPAGA) and the Florida House of Representatives’ Local Government Council. He holds a Master of Public Administration from Florida State University and is often sought as a guest lecturer at the Askew School of Public Administration and Policy on local government administrative matters.
Dedicated to his community and profession, Ken is a proud graduate of Leadership Tallahassee Class 29, Chairman of the Town and Gown Initiative, and an active member of the Florida City and County Management Association.