City Manager

Welcome to the greatest small-town city in Southern Illinois. I am honored to have served the residents of Highland since 2005.
Mark Latham
Mark Latham was born and raised in Streator, Illinois. Mark graduated from John Brown University with a BSE and acquired a Masters of Leadership and Ethics from John Brown University. Mark has served in municipal government for over 43 years. Mark has 27 years of City Manager experience in Illinois and Arkansas and served as a Department Director for 16 years in Arkansas.