Mike Goodrum became Sugar Land’s third City Manager in January, 2020 and has over 15 years of experience with the City. He began his career as an intern with the City in 1999 and progressed to several leadership positions within the City, including Community and Environmental Services Director and Director of Public Works, Executive Director, and was eventually promoted to Assistant City Manager in 2014. Prior to becoming City Manager with the City of Sugar Land in 2020, Goodrum was the City Manager of Coral Springs, Florida for over two years.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Texas A&M University and has completed the Public Executive Institute through the University of Texas. Goodrum is member of the International City/County Management Association and the Texas City Management Association.
He and his wife, Jessica, have two daughters and a son. All were born in Sugar Land and are active with their school and sports leagues.