Menlo Park Assistant City Manager Starla Jerome-Robinson will retire effective July 31 and Finance Director Drew Corbett will leave Aug. 14 to take the same post for the city of San Mateo, it was announced July 24.
City Manager Alex McIntyre said he would assign others to fill the posts temporarily while the city conducts a search for replacements.
Ms. Jerome-Robinson was assistant city manager in Los Altos from 1999 to 2008 and was Atherton's finance director from 1996 to July 1999.
Before being appointed finance director in 2013, Mr. Corbett was assistant finance director in Sunnyvale for three years. He also spent five years as a financial analyst for Intel.
"I am leaving with mixed emotions," said Mr. Corbett, who oversaw an annual operating budget of more than $60 million. "I am excited about my new opportunity, but I have enjoyed my time here."