Steve Thacker has been serving as the City Manager of Centerville, Utah since 1998. Prior to his appointment as the City Manager of Centerville, Thacker served as City Administrator of Canon City, Colorado from 1989 to 1998. Other career experience includes serving as Town Manager of Snowflake, Arizona from 1983 to 1989; and serving as a Performance Auditor for the State of Arizona in the Auditor General's Office from 1978 to 1983.
Thacker serves as a boardmember of BYU's Romney Institute Advisory Board, is the past President of the Utah City Management Association, and the past President of the BYU Alumni and Friends in City Management Association.
Thacker is a graduate of the BYU Master's of Public Administration program. He is married to Pamela Smith, and they have six children.