Meet the Officials

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Mayor & Council

Thomasville City Council is composed of seven at-large officials and the Mayor, all of whom were elected. Scroll down for individual contact information.

City Council 

(From Left to Right) Joe Leonard, Jane Murphy, Neal Grimes, Mayor Raleigh York Jr., Wendy Sellars, Pat Shelton, Scott Styers, Ron Bratton

City Manager

The City Manager, appointed by the City Council, is the key administrative officer of the City. He is assisted by a leadership team and staff. The City Manager carries out the policies approved by the City Council and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the City. Kelly Craver has been the City Manager since 2006.

City Clerk

The City Clerk is an appointed official who edits, compiles, and publishes the minutes of City Council Meetings. Council meeting agenda packets with supporting documents are also assembled in the Clerk's office. Minutes and agendas can be found by clicking the link below. The City Clerk also records and tracks all official actions taken by City Council.

Council Meetings

Council Meetings are held in the council chambers room on the second floor of the Thomasville Police Department at 7 West Guilford St. at 7pm, on the 3rd Monday of the month unless otherwise posted. The City Council, Mayor, City Manager, City Clerk, and City Attorney all attend City Council Meetings. These meetings are played live on Time Warner Channel 13 in Davidson County. Past meetings can also be viewed online here : 

Elected Officials

Name E-mail Address Phone Number


Raleigh York Jr.

(336) 475-4223


Ronald Bratton

(336) 475-3604


Neal Grimes

(336) 475-3755


Pat Harris Shelton

(336) 475-2562


Scott Styers

(336) 475-3238


Jane Murphy


(336) 250-0240


Wendy Sellars

(336) 880-7779


Joe Leonard


(336) 239-2964



Name E-mail Address Phone Number

City Manager 

Kelly Craver

(336) 475-4222

Assistant City Manager

Michael Brandt, AICP

City Clerk 

Wendy Martin


(336) 475-4214

Administrative Assistant 

Rita Leta


(336) 475-5538