City Manager 

City of Southlake Career

  • City Manager, 2005-Present
  • Assistant City Manager, 1993-2005

Southlake Community / Regional Involvement

  • Board of Directors, Southlake Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Southlake Executive Forum
  • Member, Northeast Leadership Forum
  • President, Metroport Cities Partnership, 2004-2005
  • Member, UTA School of Urban and Public Affairs Advisory Committee


  • Mentoring Award in Memory of Gary Gwyn, Texas City Management Association, 2017
  • President's Award, Southlake Chamber of Commerce, 2013
  • Joy Sansom Mentor Award from Urban Management Assistants of North Texas, 2007
  • Linda Keithley Award for Women in Public Management from North Central Texas Council of Governments, 2006

Education & Professional Memberships

  • Masters of Public Administration from Angelo State University
  • Member, International City / County Management Association (ICMA Credentialed Manager)
  • Member, Texas City Management Association
  • President, North Texas City Management Association, 2011
  • President, Urban Management Assistants of North Texas, 1994-1995

Previous Experience

  • Adjunct Faculty, University of Texas at Arlington
  • North Central Texas Council of Governments
  • Concho Valley Council of Governments
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    Shana K. Yelverton

    City Manager

    1400 Main Street, Suite 460
    Southlake, TX 76092

    Ph: (817) 748-8001
    Fx: (817) 748-8010