City Manager

Bert Lumbreras has 35 years of local government experience and has served as the Assistant City Manager for the City of Austin since 2006. He previously served as Assistant City Manager for the City of Waco and as City Manager in the cities of Uvalde, Alamo, Floresville, and Dilley. Lumbreras holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Southwest Texas State University and is has earned the designation of Credentialed Manager from the International City/County Management Association.

The City Manager's office is responsible for the administration of the City of San Marcos organization including implementing the budget, policies and programs of the City Council. The Administrative staff provides assistance to the Mayor and City Council and other departments, liaison to citizens, businesses and other agencies, economic development coordination, and public information.
  1. Mermaids to be Unveiled Saturday

    The statues of the Mermaid March will be unveiled Saturday, Sept. 16 at 3 p.m. during the Mermaid Aqua Faire at San Marcos Plaza Park, 201 N. CM Allen. Mayor Pro Tem Jane Hughson will be the keynote speaker. Read on...
  2. Storm Debris Removal Wrapping Up

    KDF Enterprises, the city’s contractor for storm debris removal in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, is finishing its work in San Marcos. Residents who still have storm debris are urged to take advantage of the service. Read on...
  3. After School Programs Goal:POST and SLOEP Starting this Fall

    The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Texas State University’s Department of Health and Human Services, will host two after school programs this fall. Read on...
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