City Manager

Office Locati​​on

Dallas City Hall
1500 Marilla Street
Room 4DN
Dallas, TX 75201

Main Phone
(214) 67​0-1204


Genesis Cruz (Interim) 
(214) 670-5365

Reney Bucio
(214) 670-1204 ​




Assistant City Manager

Jody Puckett (I)


Ms. Puckett began her career as a design engineer with the City of Dallas in January of 1982 in the Water Department and within the Water Department worked her way up to the position of Deputy Director of Planning.  Ms. Puckett subsequently served as Director of the Office of Financial Services for two years and the Director of Sanitation for six years.

Ms Puckett returned to the Water Department in 2005 as the Director of Dallas Water Utilities.  The City of Dallas Water Utilities is a not-for-profit regional water and wastewater utility of the City of Dallas providing water and wastewater services to approximately 2.4 million people in Dallas and 27 nearby communities with an annual budget of over $650 million in addition to an annual capital improvement budget in excess of $300 million.

Ms. Puckett’s currently serves as the Chair of the Region C Water Planning Group.  In addition to her service on the Region C Water Planning Group, she serves on the Board of the Water Research Foundation,

Ms. Puckett holds an MBA from the University of Dallas and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University. Ms. Puckett is also a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.