Bailey was appointed City Manager of the City of Salisbury February 18,
2015. He is an established manager with
25 years’ local government experience having served 7 years as a County Manager
and over 14 years as a municipal manager.
Bailey holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Master’s Degree
in Public Administration from Appalachian State University. He is a member of the International City
County Management Association, and a member and past president of the North
Carolina City County Management Association.
He was named the NC Society of Certified Managers Public Manager of the
Year in 2009.