During Monday’s Milan City Council meeting, Crystal Bupp was introduced as the new city administrator. Bupp is a native of Milan. She previously served as the Executive Director of the Missouri Democratic Party in Jefferson City. Bupp also served in various capacities for former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon. In 2008 she was named the Deputy Director of Legislative Affairs for the Missouri Department of Economic Development. Bupp and her husband Michael moved back to Milan in September of 2017. She takes over for former Milan City Administrator Fred Ventresco, who stepped-down in February after two-and-a-half years on the job.