Town Manager

Bill SummersBill Summers was appointed as Town Manager of Knightdale in February of 2017. North Carolina General Statute 160A-148, the Town Manager is appointed by the Town Council and serves as the the Chief Executive Officer of the Town.

Bill's experience as Town Manager includes the Towns of Lillington and Kenly.  He also has experience as a Senior Planner for the Town of Wake Forest, as Human Services Planner for Wake County, and as a Transportation Planner for the Capital Area Planning Organization (CAMPO). 

Bill received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a Master of Public Administration from North Carolina State University. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, School of Government’s Municipal Administration Program and the Public Executive Leadership Academy (PELA).  Bill is a Credentialed Manager with the International City / County Management Association (ICMA).