Betsy Adams joined RGS as an Advisor in Local Government Administration in 2020. She is currently serving our partner agencies as an executive recruiter and is also guiding agencies in updating financial practices. Ms. Adams’ executive experience in local government is extensive, and she is a skilled administrator. During her career in local government, which has spanned over thirty years, she has served as city manager, assistant city manager, administrative services director, purchasing manager, and interim parks and community services director and human resources director.
Ms. Adams has coordinated large, complicated departmental budgets totaling $107 million. She is adept at identifying and resolving financial issues. Her experience in municipal settings, her demonstrated ethics and dedication to public service, and respectful management style combine to make her a trusted advisor with RGS.
Ms. Adams has an MBA and a bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Outside of work hours, Ms. Adams enjoys spending time with her family, baking, digital scrapbooking, and training her Golden Retriever puppy that has already two AKC Trick Dog Awards.