Robert (Bob) Smith

Title: City Manager
Phone: (306) 385-2329

Robert (Bob) Smith is the current City Manager of Warman, SK. He previously served as the Chief Administrative Officer to the Towns of Nokomis, Assiniboia, and Humboldt. More recently, he was the City Manager for the City of Weyburn for 19 years before taking his current position with Warman.


Bob's career in municipal service spans more than 30 years. Bob's life-long commitment to public services is driven by a passion for excellence in customer service, public engagement and creating an environment of adaptability and continuous learning.  Bob attained his certification in Local Government Administration through the University of Regina.  He has received recognition for his work in municipal government with the presentation of the Premier’s Award of Excellence in Public Sector in 2003. In 2012, Bob received the Distinguished Service Award from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators and in 2013, received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his work in local government in Saskatchewan and Canada.


Bob has always valued continued education and has taken every opportunity to pursue additional learning and training to enhance and expand his professional knowledge. In 2005 he received his Certified Professional Designation from the International Personnel Management Association (CP-IPMA); Bob has also attained certificates in a variety of other areas including Emergency Planning, Labour Relations, Police Administration, Leadership and Team Building, and Introduction to Mediation.


Bob and his wife Leslie have two grown daughters, both working in Saskatoon, and are enjoying the adventures of having recently become grandparents!

˜I am proud to serve as Warman's City Manager. I wish to work closely with the citizens, elected officials, and staff to implement our long range strategic plan to improve services, the quality of life, and protect the assets and amenities for all who reside and work in our community.

I believe that the City of Warman's mission statement will ensure the citizens of Warman continue to prosper while enjoying a high quality of life in a safe and caring community."


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