City Manager

City of Maquoketa, IA 1978-1993

City Administrator / Utilities Director

City of West Point, IA 1977-1978

Municipal Consultant
Municipal & County Management Service (MCMS)  1993-2005


Municipal Consultant
Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC  2013 to Present 
Municipal Consultant
Snyder & Associates, Inc   2010-2013
Municipal Consultant Institute of Public Affairs
The University of Iowa 1993-2005

Patrick Callahan's Career

Patrick Callahan started his career in city government in 1974.  His career includes the following management positions:

City Administrator
City of Anamosa, Iowa  2006-2010
Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC was established on September 1, 2013.  While our company is new, the owner of Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC has over 43 years experience in city government.  After obtaining his masters degree in public administration from the University of Iowa in 1974, Patrick Callahan started his career in city 

Assistant to Director of Public Works

City of Fort Madison, IA 1974-1977

Municipal Financial Advisor
Ruan Securities Corporation  1999-2005
government.  Mr. Callahan has 23 years of experience working for cities in Iowa. He also has over 20 years experience working as a consultant for city governments.  Mr. Callahan was given the ICMA 2015 Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his contributions to the management profession and local government.   He founded Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC in 2013 in order to continue offering various consulting services to cities in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. 
County Supervisors  
Jones County Board of Supervisors 2015 to 2016