City narrows application pool for city manager job

Liz Kearney

The Livingston City Commission further narrowed the field of city manager applicants on Tuesday.

The commission discussed 10 applicants and agreed to invite eight to Skype interviews including Anton Graff, of Yorkville, Illinois; Hunter Rieseberg, of Hanover, New Hampshire; Dara McDonald, of Salida, Colorado; Reese Peck, of Virginia; Patrick Comiskey, of Georgia; Michael Kardoes, from Virginia; John Halstead, from Virginia; and Sidney Mitchell, of San Diego. 

Commissioners plan to develop a list of questions that will be asked of each applicant. The Skype interviews are tentatively scheduled for 5 p.m. in work sessions on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, with the final candidates to be announced at the Tuesday, Sept. 6 regular commission meeting. 

The Skype interviews will be open to the public. 

Profiles of the eight candidates will appear in tomorrow’s Enterprise.