Andrew Klinger was appointed Town Manager in September 2015, bringing more than 20 years of experience in public service as a municipal manager, attorney, strategic planner, and economic developer to Plainfield. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science, earned his Master of Public Affairs degree from Indiana University’s Paul O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs, and graduated cum laude from the Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Andrew is a member of the International City Management Association and serves on the governing board of the Indiana Municipal Management Association. Andrew works to efficiently manage town services, build community pride, and foster value-added development and infrastructure improvements for Plainfield.
Andrew holds three degrees from Indiana University (B.A. in Political Science and Economics, Master of Public Affairs, and Doctor of Jurisprudence) and is an avid Indiana University fan. Upon receiving his law degree, Andrew served as the Deputy General Counsel for the Indiana Gaming Commission and as General Counsel for the Indiana State Lottery Commission (aka Hoosier Lottery).
Andrew returned to local government as the Town Manager for Cumberland, Indiana, so he could pursue the community building efforts that he enjoyed as an economic developer. Now serving as the Town Manager in Plainfield, Andrew works to efficiently manage town services, build community pride, and foster value-added development and infrastructure improvements for the Town.