Council welcomes new Clerk Treasurer/Administrator

July 17, 2011/Espanola, Ontario

Council welcomes new Clerk Treasurer/Administrator

The Corporation of The Town of Espanola is pleased to announce that Cynthia Townsend, CA, CMA will be joining the Corporation of the Town of Espanola to fill the position of Clerk Treasurer/Administrator. Her orientation will begin Tuesday July 5th, 2011 with the statutory appointment being effective September 6th 2011.

Ms. Townsend worked as a Senior Manager at KPMG before accepting the position with the town.  She brings with her the education and management experience that is required to fulfill the duties of this position.  She will be working closely with the Deputy Treasurer as well as the Deputy Clerk to ensure a smooth transition into the municipality.

She will be responsible for the general control and management of the Corporation as well as providing corporate support and recommendations to Mayor and Council in their public policy making roles.

We are confident that Ms. Townsend will bring added value and expertise to this office while building on the excellent tradition & credit to the Corporation that the past office holders have demonstrated.

We would ask that you please extend your congratulations and support to her as she settles into this position.

Mayor & Council