Bryan Layton was appointed as the County Manager by the Navajo County Board of Supervisors on July 18, 2023. Bryan joined Navajo County in January 2016 as the Assistant County Manager. Prior to joining Navajo County, Bryan worked for the City of San Antonio for nearly 10 years where he developed and led the city's nationally recognized Office of Innovation.
Bryan is a native of Tempe, AZ and attended Mesa Community College before receiving a B.A. in International Relations and a M.A. in Public Administration from Brigham Young University. Bryan and his wife Heather have six children.