The City of Orange welcomes Mike Kunst as the new city manager. Mike’s first day was October 1, 2019. He comes to Orange after serving as the city manager of the City of Vidor since March 2013. A lifelong resident of Orange County, Mike earned a Master’s of Public Administration from Lamar University. While serving with the Texas Army National Guard, he was deployed twice to Iraq. He and his wife Jill are looking forward to moving to Orange and becoming a part of the community.