Municipal Office Update Re: Staff Changes, Retirement of Annette Clarke Announced
News Release January 16, 2020
The Town of Gore Bay Municipal office will be moving into a transition period involving staff roles and responsibilities.
After 36 years with the Town of Gore Bay, Annette Clarke has announced her imminent retirement. As of February 1, 2020, Annette will no longer be operating in her capacity as CAO/Clerk-Treasurer.
Annette along with Pam Bond will return to the Municipal Office to train the existing staff to have a smooth transition in fulfilling their new roles and responsibilities.
Stasia has been promoted to the position of Clerk for the Town. She has completed the Municipal Administration Program through AMCTO and has been training as Clerk for the past year.
Annette will be mentoring Stasia to take on the CAO position.
Annette Graff continues to be trained as Deputy Treasurer. In the absence of a Treasurer, Annette Graff will be fulfilling the duties of that role.
A new position has been created. The office is seeking an Administrative Assistant to join the team. Marlene will continue on in her role as Office Assistant.
The office is actively pursuing finding a suitable replacement to fill the position of Treasurer. The services of a head hunter have been utilized to find the best candidate to fill the position.
We wish to assure you that business will carry out as usual. As always we look forward to serving the community of Gore Bay.