The City Council on April 8 unanimously selected Brad Miyake as Bellevue’s next city manager, pending contract negotiations.
Miyake has served as acting city manager since May 2013, when former City Manager Steve Sarkozy resigned.
During his 23 years at the City of Bellevue, Miyake has served as deputy city manager, Utilities director and deputy director, and the city’s budget manager. He was born and raised in Seattle and graduated from the University of Washington with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. In March, Miyake represented Bellevue as part of the Japanese American Leadership Delegation. It was his first trip to Japan. (end)