D. Jeffrey Sheridan has worked in local government for most of the last 30 years, all of it in Indiana prior to accepting the offer to serve as City Manager in Webster City, Iowa. Prior to Webster City, he was the Town Manager for the Town of Lowell for 3 1/2 years and has previously served as Town Manger in Cumberland, Indiana for 8 years, as the first Town Manager in Culver Indiana and as Director of Municipal Development for the City of Lawrenceburg.
He is Past President of the Indiana Municipal Management Association (IMMA). Member, International City/County Management Association (ICMA). He is a Certified Municipal Official (CMO) in the Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (AIM) Municipal Management Institute (MMI) formerly the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT). He is a Member of the American Planning Association (APA). Past member of the Public Service Advisory Board of the Ball State University Bowen Center for Public Affairs. Past member of the Board of Directors of the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT) and of the Indiana Municipal Management Association (IMMA).
He grew up in Greentown, Indiana, has a B.S. in Political Science from Manchester College and is married to Martha and they have four sons; David, Jacob, Ethan and Caleb. He is an avid reader and enjoys playing golf, going to the movies and spending time with his children and grandchildren. He is active in his church serving as an elder.