Town Of Moraga

Town Manager

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

Robert Priebe was appointed the Interim Town Manager on February 1, 2016 until a permanent replacement is hired. Prior to his current position, Bob was the Town’s Chief of Police. He is the last original member still with the Moraga Police Department (MPD), hired on December 17, 1979. Prior to serving the Town of Moraga, he 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 has been 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 has worked every assignment within the MPD, has served on many regional committees, and has 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 College, Hayward.

Bob can be reached at (925) 888-7020 or via email at