The Senior Management Team works with the political Leadership to oversee the strategic objectives of Mbarara District Local Government. On the technical side, Mbarara district is headed by a Chief Administrative Officer, appointed by central government. From July 2015 a new Senior Management structure is in place.
Mr. Kweyamba Ruhemba is the Chief Executive of Mbarara District. Since Uganda adopted the Decentralization policy in 1992, Mbarara District has been served by a number of Chief Administrative Officers.
The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), is supported by a Deputy and Assistant CAOs, senior assistant secretaries and parish chiefs. The office is further supported by the Senior Information Technology Officer, Communications Officer and their assistants who bring in skills in the management of the district ICT Resources.
Mbarara municipality is a lower local Government, has separate structures, and is headed by the Town Clerk.
Our administrative team is responsible for providing support services to departments. Each administrator has a responsibility over a cluster of sectors/Departments.