Leadership Team

The City's leadership team includes the city manager, department heads and managers of major service groups. View our organizational chart to learn more about each team member's responsibilities.

City Manager
Bryan Cook
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4110
bcook@templecity.us
Administrative Assistant: Council & City Manager
Iliana Flores
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4111
Administrative Services Director
Susan Paragas
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4205
Assistant to the City Manager
Brian Haworth
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4121
City Clerk
Peggy Kuo
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4131
Community Development Director
Michael Forbes
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4305
mforbes@templecity.us
Parks & Recreation Director
Cathy Burroughs
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4505
Parks & Recreation Manager
Steve Lawson
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4530
slawson@templecity.us
Planning Manager
Scott Reimers
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4311
sreimers@templecity.us
Public Safety Supervisor
Bryan Ariizumi
(626) 285-2171, ext. 4342
bariizumi@templecity.us