Will Hampton has been the City of Round Rock’s Communication Director since March 1998. He oversees media relations, social media, website development, video production and special events for the City.
During Will’s tenure, the City of Round Rock has won more than a dozen communications and citizen engagement awards from multiple state and national organizations.
He has presented at national and state conferences on social media, citizen participation and branding. He also teaches a course for Texas State University’s Certified Public Manager program.
Will currently serves as Vice President of the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers. He has been active member of 3CMA since 1998, and was co-chairman of the 2011 annual conference.
Prior to working as a local government communicator, he worked as a journalist for newspapers in Round Rock, Galveston and Bay City, Texas. He earned his bachelor of journalism from The University of Texas at Austin.