County Administrator

County Administration 

Welcome to Charles City County, 

We are a community that is located east of Richmond, and west of Jamestown. Our citizens enjoy the country living and are located in the heart of the historic south. Charles City County's slogan is Four Centuries, Three Cultures, and Two Rivers in One County.  Our history and scenic community make us unique. Check out to find out more about our great county!

Michelle G. Johnson

The County Administrator is an appointed official who serves as Chief Executive Officer of the County and is responsible for carrying out all decisions, policies, ordinances, and motions made by the Charles City County Board of supervisors.

The Administrator’s duties also include overseeing all county administrative departments, preparing an annual operating budget, and responding to citizens' needs. The County Administrator’s span of responsibility includes a wide variety of county services, from Aging Services to Zoning, and involves a population of over 6,900 citizens.

The County Administrator has served Charles City County in this role for five years. Her heart for people and the place she grew up is evident in her work. You can chat with the County Administrator at her Coffee and Conversation Sessions. You can also see her out and about at county events such as The Farmers Market, grand openings throughout the county, or simply walking the new trail at Harrison Park. 


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