Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Tecumseh’s Chief Administrative Officer, Tony Haddad, has been leading the Town’s Administration since December 2007. Reporting to the Mayor and Council for:

1. Administration and management of the business affairs of the municipal corporation
2. Efficient and effective administration of municipal departments & staff
3. Advising the Mayor & Council on town business matters
4. Liaison with all orders of government, local boards, commissions & agencies
5. Policy development & administration of corporate directives as approved by Council
6. Development of sound business plans to support service levels & fiscal responsibility
7. Ensuring focus on quality customer service in the delivery of programs & services
8. Fostering a strong, effective municipal administration through continuous improvement to support the timely implementation of council initiatives

The Town’s core services include:

  • Building Inspections/Compliance
  • Fire & Rescue Services
  • Local Roads
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Planning & Development
  • Police Services
  • Refuse & Recycle Collection
  • Water & Wastewater

Administrative Support is provided through Financial, IT and Staff Services.

Senior Management Team

The day-to-day activities and operations of the Town of Tecumseh are entrusted to department employees, led by the Senior Management Team comprised of the following:

Director of Staff Services & ClerkMs. Laura Moy

Fulfilling Statutory functions of the Clerk’s Office
Acting as

  • Vital Statistics Act Registrar
  • Elections Officer
  • Council/Committee Secretariat
  • Municipal Freedom of Information Privacy Officer
  • Licensing Officer
  • Municipal records management
  • Human resources administration

Director of Financial Services & TreasurerMr. Luc Gagnon

  • Managing the Town’s finances in a fiscally responsible and prudent manner
  • Development of long range financial plans, strategies and policies
  • Formulation of the municipal operating and capital budgets
  • Financial reporting and controls
  • Providing objective professional support on major strategic and financial iniatives
  • Administering the procurement of goods and services
  • Liaison with regulatory officials/agencies (external auditors and financial services)

Director of Information TechnologyMr. Shaun Fuerth

  • Support for all IT related information systems
  • Design and maintenance of website
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Providing user support and training

Director of Planning & Building ServicesMr. Brian Hillman

  • Providing professional planning advice to Council, the Planning Committee, the Committee of Adjustment, the Ontario Municipal Board and other agencies
  • Managing and administering the Town’s development control function
  • Promoting strong, healthy and sustainable community development
  • Establishing operating procedures and standards covering the services delivered by the Planning and Building Services Department

Director of Public Works & Environmental ServicesMr. Dan Piescic

  • Maintenance of water and storm water system
  • Fleet maintenance
  • Roads maintenance
  • Special Events
  • Refuse and Recycling Collection
  • Liaising with consulting engineers
  • Delivery of capital projects

Director of Parks & Recreation - Mr. Paul Anthony

  • Delivery of services by Parks and Recreation
  • Parks development and maintenance
  • Recreation programming
  • Facilities management
  • Special events
  • Outdoor pool

Director of Fire ServicesMr. Doug Pitre

  • Responding to all emergency calls for fire suppression, medical calls, and motor vehicle accidents
  • Responding to all industrial accidents
  • Inspection of all public assemblies, institutional, industrial and high hazard structures
  • Public education on fire prevention

The Chief Administrative Office is supported by:

TOWN OF TECUMSEH, TOWN HALL - PHONE# 519-735-2184 FAX # 519-735-8326

NameTitleExt.#
Tony HaddadChief Administrative Officer111Email
Ellen PreuschatExecutive Assistant to the CAO114Email