(PRESCOTT) The Town of Prescott is pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Armstrong to the position of Chief Administrative Officer/Treasurer effective May 31, 2018. Mr. Armstrong has served as the Town's Treasurer since July 2016 and will be taking on the CAO role, as a result of the current CAO's retirement at the end of the month.
"I am very happy to be helping announce the promotion of Matthew Armstrong to our CAO's position," said Mayor Brett Todd. "Matthew has done fantastic work for us in so many areas these past two years with our finances and also our human resources and information technology departments that this was a very easy decision to make. We very much look forward to continuing to work with him here in the Fort Town."
Mr. Armstrong is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified General Accountant with over 19 years of public sector experience in the education, health, and municipal sectors.
"I am proud to serve the Town of Prescott and excited about the opportunity to work with Council, residents, and the business community to build on our successes," said Mr. Armstrong.
As well as serving as CAO, Mr. Armstrong will still directly oversee the Finance Department.