Town Manager

Lisa Piering

Born and raised in Rangely, Lisa graduated from Rangely High School and received an Associate Degree in applied science from Mesa State College in Grand Junction, Colo.  She and her husband, a Rangely native as well, have two daughters.

After graduating from college, Lisa moved back to Rangely and started working for Colorado Well Service, which became Key Energy Services. She had various accounting positions, eventually becoming the Business Manager and Treasurer. In 2006 she came to the Town of Rangely as the Treasurer and became the Town Clerk in 2012.  Her background includes all phases of accounting, payroll, and human resources.  Lisa’s service to the Town of Rangely did not start with her employment.  She has served on the Rangely School Board, Rangely School Foundation Board, Rangely Hurricane’s, Rangely Soccer Association, and is currently the president of the Rangely Area Chamber of Commerce and treasurer for the Rio Blanco Schools Federal Credit Union and the Dinosaur Diamond Scenic Byway.

“I have always found wonderful aspects and opportunities in Rangely.  The people in this community are always inspiring me to do better”

At the center of Town operations, the Town Manager is responsible for the execution and implementation of actions and policies developed to meet the Town Council's mission and it's commitment to citizens along in line with core community values.

Under the direction of the Town Council, the Town Manager is the head of operations within the Town.  Ordinances, resolutions, and policies are reviewed in the Town Manager's Office as part of the process required by the Town Council. It is the responsibility of the Town Manager to ensure compliance with any legal and/or legislative directives.

Mission Statement:

The Town Manager's Office sets the standards for the Town organization to provide quality services to the public ensuring that the commitment to citizens and Core Community Values established by the Town Council are met.

Purpose:

  • The Town Manager's Office provides the executive management, leadership, guidance, and support for the Town government guarding the Town’s image and reputation.
  • The office assists the Town Council in the development and translation of policy as determined by the operating programs and actions of the various Town departments.
  • The Town Manager's Office coordinates the activities of the Town, introduces new methods and procedures among the departments, coordinates the exchange of information with Rangely residents, elected officials, employees, and business owners, and apprises the Council and community on operating results.
  • All activities and expectations associated with each of the various Core Community Values performed within the various Town departments are done with the consent and oversight of the Town Manager's Office.

Contact Information:

Email: Lisa Piering, Town Manager

Phone: (970) 675-8476