The Town Administrator is appointed by the Board of Selectmen to assist in the administration of the executive branch of town government. The Town Administrator is responsible for assembling the budget, keeping the Selectmen advised on unusual budgetary matters, preparing a long range fiscal plan, and performing special studies and analysis as the Selectmen may require. The Town Administrator has supervisory responsibility, maintains an inventory of town-owned property and a purchasing system, makes recommendations to improve town services and conducts studies and investigations pertaining town government.
Michael J. Sullivan was appointed as the Town's Executive Secretary in 1975 and became the first Town Administrator in 1984. Michael retired on January 19, 2019, after serving more than 44 years.
Kristine Trierweiler was appointed by the Board of Selectmen effective January 2019.