Matt Lawless serves as town manager, responsible for implementing the vision and directives of the town council and serving the residents of the town. Supporting the town staff and coordinating with community groups and agency partners are other important roles for the manager.
Matt is a native of Frederick County, Virginia. He has a B.A. in Government from William & Mary along with graduate work at American University and Virginia Tech. He previously worked local government in Albemarle County and the cities of Charlottesville and Winchester. Matt lives in Franklin County with his wife, Jennifer.