William Buchanan

Special Advisor
Phone: 513-861-5400

William has 47 years of experience as a city and county manager. Before joining Management Partners, Bill served as county manager for Sedgwick County, Kansas, for 24 years. Sedgwick County is a full-service urban county with 2,800 employees and a $350 million budget. Prior to that, he was city manager of Jackson, Michigan; Franklin, Pennsylvania; and Liberty, New York; and executive director of the Greene County (Pennsylvania) Planning Commission. Bill is a frequent speaker and author on municipal and nonprofit management issues. He served as president of the Association of Pennsylvania Municipal Managers and as president and regional vice president of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) as well as chair of the ICMA Retirement Corporation Trust.