Under the Municipalities Act, the Town of Foam Lake must create a position of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).
- Is the administrative head of the municipality and thus all members of administration are accountable to the CAO
- Ensures that the policies and programs of the municipality are implemented
- Advises and informs Council on the operations and affairs of the municipality
- Performs the duties and functions and exercises the powers assigned to the CAO through the Municipalities Act
Kristine Marengere joined the Town of Foam Lake in August 2017 as the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). The CAO is responsible for implementing the strategic direction established by Council, and is focused on the key priority areas of managing community growth, fostering economic vitality, providing quality community infrastructure, promoting environmental stewardship, ensuring a healthy and safe community, and providing strong governance while maintaining organizational excellence.