City of Stockton is a fourth class city, Mayor -Board of Aldermen form of government. City Hall is located at 1424 South Street across from Sonic on 39 Highway.
The voters elect these officials every two years. An aldermen is elected from either the North Ward or the South Ward. The Mayor is elected at large every two years. The Mayor appoints the following officials with consent from the Board of aldermen:* Mayor-Roger Hamby 417-727-0077* North Ward- Barbara Pate 417-276-1320* North Ward- Brent Wallen 417-808-0832* South Ward-Mark Frieze 417-276-1415* South Ward- Mary Anne Manring 417-276-1287* City Attorney- Peter Lee* Finance Officer- Vanessa Harper* Deputy Finance Officer-Dana Dawes* Public Works Supervisor - Raymond Heryford* City Collector- Vanessa Harper* Public Works Secretary- Celia Fischer
The board of aldermen appoint the following official.* City Clerk- Vanessa Harper The City of Stockton is fortunate to have an excellant group of people heading the special boards throughtout the City. These individuals are volunteers and work diligently for the community. They give attention to many aspects of the City and are vital to keep Stockton progressing. Park Board: Teresa Burns, Maggie Bough, Lynn Erickson, Beth Cumins, Janet Beavers, Marilyn Ellis and Becky Groff. Cemetery Board: Marsha Cowan, Peggy Dawes and Larry Johnston Airport Board: Bill Seitz, Bruce Yarnell, Joe Hughes, Michael Saathoff and Pepper Burns Chamber of Commerce: Maggie Bough, Bill Crabtree, Jenni Cully, Amber Fidler, Chelsi Haun, Woody Kahl, Holly Mann, Whitney Mick, Crissy Reeder, Gina Smith.