The City of Mukilteo operates under a Mayor-Council form of government.  Mayor Jennifer Gregerson serves as Chief Executive for the City.  The Mayor guides the overall direction of City staff, represents the City at public events, and personally oversees long-term planning and financial decision-making.  Mayor Gregerson was elected to office in November 2013 and is serving a four-year term.

The Management Services Director serves as the Mayor’s second-in-command and oversees the City’s daily operations, and implements policy direction established by the Mayor and City Council.  Chris Phillips has served as the Management Services Director since October 2014.

In addition to those listed above, the City’s Executive Department is responsible for many important City functions, including intergovernmental relations, policy analysis, administrative support to the City Council, risk and records management, administration of Lodging Tax and Community Support grants, and public outreach.