Karen Kovacs, New Hire

Karen Kovacs has assumed her position as our new City Manager effective June 7th. Karen has
come to Marquette from lower Michigan. She has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting with a minor in
Applied Technology in Business from Oakland University. Karen has spent the last 10 years serving
communities of many sizes and financial states. The first three years were spent in municipalities under
emergency management. The last six years, she worked for the City of Milan, Mich., initially as the
City Finance Director/Treasurer and promoted to City Administrator in 2019. Prior to her transition to
municipal government, Karen worked as an Audit Associate for KPMG and a Governmental Accounting
Professional Consultant for Plante & Moran. Welcome, Karen!

City of Marquette - Government

City of Marquette - Government


This is the official page for the City of Marquette.

Contact Info

City Hall:

+1 906-228-0435

300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855

Municipal Service Center:

+1 906-228-0444

1100 Wright St., Marquette, MI 49855

Tourist Park Reservations:

+1 906-228-0465



City Hall:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Municipal Service Center:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Police and Fire on duty 24/7

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