Caron announces retirement after dozen years as CAO
Posted April 1,
The Terri Caron era in New Tecumseth will end officially Aug. 25th,
when the Town's Chief Administrative Officer/ In House Counsel, "will
step down following the last scheduled Council Meeting of this term
(election year meetings in September and October are at the call of the
Ms. Caron took over the CAO job in New Tecumseth from Sterling Zeran in
June 2002. She was hired during Larry Keogh's term of office, leaving
the City of Vaughan where she was the City Solicitor and Deputy City
Manager, and VP Corporate at Hydro Vaughan.
"I have thoroughly enjoyed working with the truly dedicated and
committed Mayors and Members of the four Councils elected during my 12
years of service to the Town of New Tecumseth," she is quoted in the
prepared statement released this morning. "I believe that they have all
had the best interests of New Tecumseth at heart. I have always been
treated with respect and have truly appreciated the confidence and
trust they have placed in me. Working with such devoted community
leaders has allowed me to do my job with enthusiasm and energy."
Her retirement caps a 34-year career in the municipal sector, and marks
the fourth senior administration departure announced in the first three
months of this year.
"I must also express my deepest thanks to all of my outstanding
colleagues who have continuously provided me with their support, wisdom
and hard work over the many years we have served the community
together. It has been a privilege to work with such an exceptional team
of talented and committed professionals."