City Mayor & City Council

The City of Columbia is governed by a seven-member City Council/City Manager which includes a Mayor and Vice Mayor. Voters in each of the five wards elect a Councilmember, and the Mayor and Vice Mayor are elected by voters of the entire city. Each Councilmember serves a four-year term. The City Manager is appointed by the Council and has no term limit.

Meetings

  • The Columbia City Council meets on the 1st Thursday each month for study session and the 2nd Thursday each month for working (voting) session. You can also live stream City Council Meetings.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available in the City Manager's Office and online one day before the meetings.

Members

Chaz Molder
Mayor

Chaz Molder

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Christa S. Martin, Ed. D.
Vice Mayor

Vice Mayor Christa Martin

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Davena Hardison
Ward 1 Council Member

Davena Hardison

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Ken Wiles
Ward 2 Council Member

Ken Wiles

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Tony Greene
Ward 3 Council Member

Tony Green  (1)

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Danny Coleman
Ward 5 Council Member

Danny Coleman

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Kenny Marshall
Ward 4 Council Member

Kenny Marshall

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Overview

The City of Columbia is governed by a seven-member City Council/City Manager which includes a Mayor and Vice Mayor. Voters in each of the five wards elect a Council Member, and the Mayor and Vice Mayor are elected by voters of the entire City. Each Council Member serves a four-year term. The City Manager is appointed by the Council and has no term limit.