City Secretary/Chief Governance Officer - Alicia Richardson
The City Secretary is an officer of the City, appointed by the Mayor and City Council. The City Secretary is a statutory position required by State Law and the City Charter.
Alicia was appointed in May 2014. Her previous experience with the City of North Richland Hills includes eight years as Assistant City Secretary from 1998 - 2006. Alicia and her family live in North Richland Hills.
Education & Professional Memberships
University of North Texas,Texas Registered Municipal Clerk (TRMC)
Texas Municipal Clerks Association (TMCA)
North Texas Municipal Clerks Association (NTMCA)
International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC)
Association of Records Managers and Administrators, Inc. (ARMA)
Municipal Clerk of the Year, North Texas Municipal Clerks Association, 2012
State Municipal Clerk of the Year Nominee, North Texas Municipal Clerks Association, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2022
Municipal Clerk's Office Achievement of Excellence Award, 2021-2022 and 2023-2024
Records Management Committee, International Institute of Municipal Clerks 2022-2024