Nanton Town Council is proud to announce the appointment of Neil Smith as our next Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)-The resolution to appoint him was made formally at the Nov 5, 2018 council meeting. He will be assuming his role and responsibilities starting Jan 7, 2019 .The role of CAO is the key leadership position within a municipality. They are responsible for implementing the the direction of council throughout the organization and the town, while maintaining day to day operations and service levels. They need to be adaptable, have great communications skills, think outside of the box and have an ability to protect the town through policies and strong leadership and direction. We were very fortunate to have attracted so many strong candidates throughout this hiring process and are grateful that Neil and his family chose to join our town.