The City of Charlottetown has hired a new Deputy CAO. Scott Messervey starts his new duties on January 22nd.
Terry MacLeod, Chair of the Human Resources Committee, says that for the past two years Chief Administrative Officer Peter Kelly has been holding down the fort while there have been vacancies in the director positions. Macleod says that’s meant Kelly has been putting in 60-to-70 hours per week.
MacLeod says it’s time to add some support.
Messervey is a Chartered Professional Accountant and holds a Masters in Administration.