Cynthia Coto has been the County Manager for the County of Union since November 15, 2010.
Prior to relocating to North Carolina, Ms. Coto was a resident of Central Florida from 1970 to 2010 and spent 36 years in local government service. Prior to being Union County’s Manager, Ms. Coto was the County Manager in Seminole County, FL for 3 ½ years and Volusia County, FL for 5 years.
Ms. Coto earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida in liberal studies with an emphasis in business administration, elementary education, social science and humanities. She has been a member of ICMA (International City/County Management Association) for 30 years and is a credentialed manager. Ms. Coto is a member of the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners, a Board Member of the United Way of Union County, and a member of the Monroe Rotary.
She and her husband Michael have two sons and one grandson.