Incorporated in 1891, the Town of Ayden is a municipality chartered as a manager-council form of government.  The Town of Ayden Administrative Department is comprised of the Town Manager and Town Clerk/Executive Assistant.

Brandon Holland is Ayden's Town Manager and has served in that role since June, 2014.  


Sherri Scharf has served as Executive Assistant to the Town Manager since June, 2010 and as Town Clerk since November, 2012.