Following a thorough recruitment process led by the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Selection Committee – and with assistance from executive search firm Feldman Daxon Partners – Sault Ste. Marie City Council has approved the appointment of Tom Vair as the next CAO of the Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie.
“Since joining the City, Tom has overseen many of the areas that our community needs to succeed in order to be growth-oriented and forward-looking. From leading the FutureSSM efforts at the administrative level, to overseeing the planning and recreation departments, Tom has helped guide the efforts to attract more residents, build more houses and develop a community that offers the quality of life residents want and deserve. I look forward to working with Tom to achieve future success while always ensuring growth is managed in a fiscally responsible way” said Mayor Matthew Shoemaker, who chaired the CAO Selection Committee. “I’m pleased that Tom will be leading the administrative side of our organization.”
The CAO Selection Committee was composed of Mayor Shoemaker and City Councillors Bruni and Caputo.
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