City Manager Bio
Erik Kvarsten was appointed City Manager on August 1, 2004 following six months as Gresham's Assistant City Manager. Erik has twenty-five years of city management experience in Oregon. Prior to coming to Gresham, Erik served as Troutdale's Administrator of 8 ½ years.
Erik graduated from the University of Oregon. Erik is a member of the International City/County Management Association and was recently recognized for his twenty-five years of service.