Richard RogalskiDeputy City Manager
After joining the City of Lawton in 2001, Richard Rogalski took the position of City Planner in 2005 and was selected as Community Services Director in 2012. In April 2020, he was named Deputy City Manager for the City of Lawton.
Rogalski serves on multiple community boards and authorities as well, serving in director positions for the Lawton Enhancement Trust Authority, Lawton Urban Renewal Authority, Lawton Economic Development Authority and Lawton Metropolitan Planning Organization. He is a board member for the Lawton Community Health Center, Oklahoma Bicycle Coalition and the Lawton Farmers Market Institute. Other affiliations include that of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation Bicycle Advisory Committee, Friends of the Trail/Tour of the Wichita’s and Fit Kids of Southwest Oklahoma Coalition.
Rogalski graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He worked in consulting engineering firms from 1984 through 2000, specializing primarily in site development and subdivision projects. He is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer and Class A Water Operator.