Office of the Chief Administrative Officer
Role of the Chief Administrative Officer
The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) is the Head of Staff at the Municipality. The CAO acts as the primary liaison between the Staff and the Council, ensuring that the Council's directives are properly implemented between the various departments as well as providing support to the Council in their policy, planning, budgeting, and economic development functions. The CAO ensures that programs and policies are implemented in a timely and efficient manner and within the goals and values of the organization.
Additionally, the CAO acts as the primary point of contact between the Municipality and the business community, promoting economic development in the Municipality and business relocation and retention.
Michelle M. Casavecchia-Somers
Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk