Aubrey McDermid Surrogate Trustee for the City Manager
Aubrey McDermid serves as one of three Assistant City Managers who support Oklahoma City’s City Manager. Each Assistant City Manager oversees a group of departments and supervises the department directors. Aubrey’s assigned departments include Airports, Development Services, General Services, Parks and Recreation, Planning, and Public Information and Marketing.
Prior to joining the City Manager’s Office, Aubrey served as the City’s Planning Director, overseeing a 50-person team staffing the Office of Sustainability, the Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, Housing and Community Development, Planning and Redevelopment, Current Planning and Urban Design, Administration, and Grants Management.
Aubrey began her career with the City of Oklahoma City as an Associate Planner in 2000. She previously worked in the private sector and academia, including at architecture/engineering firms, as the owner of a landscape design-build firm and teaching adjunct at the University of Oklahoma’s College of Architecture.