Administrative Staff

Town Manager

The Town of Fenwick Island has operated under the Council-Manager form of government since 2006. This system combines the strength of an elected Mayor and Town Council with a professional manager and staff.

It is the Town Manager’s job to make sure the policy decisions made by the Town Council are carried out and that public services are delivered efficiently and effectively.

The Town Manager is responsible for:

  • Making recommendations to the Council, which the Council may accept, reject, or modify
  • Implementing any action taken by the Council
  • Making budget recommendations to the Town Council
  • Overseeing Town employees

Contact Information:
Terry Tieman
Phone: (302) 539-3011 ext 5
Fax: (302) 539-1305
Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00AM – 4:30PM

Town Clerk

As a Town Council-appointed, record-keeping officer, the Town Clerk is responsible for the preparation, execution, and archiving of all Town Council documents as prescribed by State law and Town Code.


These duties include:

  • Maintaining and archiving Town Council documents, official proceedings, ordinances, resolutions and official records
  • Maintaining Town Council meeting and election materials
  • Providing Notary Public services
  • Publicizing of legal notices
  • Recording official documents
  • Maintaining Property and Gross Rental Tax records
  • Maintaining Town Web Site


Contact Information:

Linda Poole

Phone: 539-3011 X204
Fax: (302) 539-1305
Hours: Monday-Friday
9:00AM – 4:30PM


The Town Manager’s Office includes the:

  • Town Manager
  • Town Clerk
  • Finance Administrator
  • Seasonal Secretary (when staffing is needed)

Administration Office Staff Contact Information:

Terry Tieman – Town Manager ICMA-CM
Phone: (302) 539-3011 x 5
Kristy Brittingham –¬†Finance Administrator
Phone: (302) 539-3011 x 4
Linda Poole – Town Clerk
Phone: (302) 539-3011 x 2