John Kaminski became the Assistant City Manager on March 17, 2012.

Kaminski has been with the City for more than 24 years and was the Director of Planning and Development Services since 1997.

Kaminski is an AICP Certified Planner with more than 25 years of professional experience. He began his career with the City in 1988 as a Planner I, and was promoted to various positions in the department until he was named Planning Director in 1997. He has been director since 1997 and remained director after the Planning Department was renamed to Development Services in 2008.

Kaminski graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas State University with a degree in Urban and Regional Planning. He has extensive credentials in regional and statewide planning organizations and is a past President of the American Planning Association of Texas