The Town of Moraga operates under the Town Manager/Council form of government. The Town Council provides overall policy direction, with the Town Manager responsible for implementing adopted Town policies. The Town Manager, along with the Town's professional staff provides advice and assistance to the Town Council in the performance of their duties. In addition, the Manager is responsible for hiring Town staff, and administering all Town programs. Several of the programs undertaken by the Town are directly supervised from the Manager's Office.
About Robert Priebe
Bob Priebe was appointed as Town Manager on October 1, 2016 after serving eight months as Interim Town Manager. Prior to his appointment as Interim Town Manager, Bob was the Town’s Chief of Police. He ended his law enforcement career on September 30, 2016 as the last original member of the Moraga Police Department (MPD), hired on December 17, 1979. Prior to serving the Town of Moraga, Bob was a Berkeley Police Officer. Prior to his career in law enforcement, Bob was a Chemical Technician with Bio Rad Laboratories in Richmond, CA.
Bob was active in the Contra Costa County Police Chiefs’ Association where he was the liaison with the East Bay Regional Communications System Authority and also served on the California Police Chiefs’ Association Law and Legislation Committee. He worked every assignment within the MPD, served on many regional committees, and held every rank and position throughout his 36+ years with the department.
Bob received a Bachelor of Science degree in Management/Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco and a Masters degree in Public Administration from California State University, Hayward.
Bob can be reached at (925) 888-7020 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.