John A. Hier, American city official. Recipient Outstanding Service award, Ardmore, Oklahoma, 1986. Board member United Way, Abilene, 1986-1992; member Leadership Kansas, Kansas Department Chamber of Commerce, Topeka, 1992. Member International City Managers Association (service award 1992), Kansas City Managers Association, Rotary (board member since 1992).
Laboratory manager University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1974-1978. City planner Madison County, City of Norfolk, Nebraska, 1980-1983. Assistant to city manager City of Ardmore, Oklahoma, 1984-1986.
City manager City of Abilene, Kansas, since 1986.