PONTIAC — The Municipality of Pontiac is pleased to announce the appointment of
Mr. Benedikt Kuhn in the position of Director General. Prior to his appointment, he served as interim Director General for 15 months.
During the meeting on October 13th, Council ratified the recommendations of the Administration and Finance Committee, who considers that Mr. Kuhn did an outstanding job during the past months, making several changes necessary to ensure the effective functioning of the municipal administration.
“We are happy to appoint Mr. Kuhn as Director General. His knowledge in the field and with respect to the key issues and direction of the municipality constitute an undeniable asset. He is a result-oriented manager. Mr. Kuhn began modernizing our administration in order to make it more transparent, more efficient and better oriented towards the needs of the citizens. We would like him to continue on with the reforms that are underway” said the mayor, Roger Larose.
Appointment of Mrs. Chevrier Bottrill
The Municipal Council also confirmed the appointment of Mrs. Ginette Chevrier Bottrill in the position of Assistant Director General and Director of the Finances and Human Resources Department. Mrs. Chevrier Bottrill served as interim Assistant Director General since July 2014, while managing the finance department. With more than twenty-five (25) years of service within the municipal administration, Mrs. Chevrier Bottrill has made a noticeable and appreciated contribution to the decision-making process.