Lisa C. Merkel, a resident of Herndon since 2002 and a resident of Northern Virginia since 1996, is Mayor of the Town of Herndon. She had served as the town's Vice Mayor during the 2010-2012 Town Council term.
The Town of Herndon Department of Human Resources provides comprehensive personnel management services for all town employees including administration of all Human Resources programs, maintenance of the town's pay plan, job descriptions and Administrative Regulations for the town's regular status employees and numerous temporary and seasonal workers.
The Town of Herndon Department of Public Works oversees all construction and land development, building inspections, water and sewer maintenance and street maintenance. Public Works coordinates trash and recycling collection, snow removal and municipal building and park maintenance.
The Town of Herndon Department of Finance is responsible for the implementation of town fiscal policies, including revenue collection, tax billing, utility billing, accounting, investments, bond issues and procurement of goods and services.
The Town of Herndon Planning Commission is a seven-member body appointed by the Town Council. The commission's responsibilities include making critical zoning and planning recommendations to the council on site plans, special exceptions, rezonings and zoning ordinance text amendments.
The Town of Herndon Public Information Office is responsible for media relations, promotions, publication production, online content development and general communications between town officials, staff and citizens.
The Town of Herndon Parks and Recreation department offers physical and leisurely activities for the community, supports the local arts, and collaborates with virtually every community group, building cooperation and cohesiveness in Herndon and the surrounding communities.
Griffin Owens Insurance Group has been serving individuals, families and businesses in Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties for over 20 years. Today, we protect more than 8,000 homes and 10,000 cars in Northern Virginia. We also provide business insurance to more than 3,000 local businesses.
What's the secret of our success? It's fairly simple: we make our customers our number one priority, listen closely to what they want, and deliver the highest quality service possible.