Office of the CAO

Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Reporting directly to Council, the CAO provides corporate leadership to support Council's vision for the community. He advises Council, making recommendations on a broad range of policy, fiscal, organizational, service and administrative issues.

The CAO is responsible for ensuring administrative policies are followed and oversees the municipal budgeting process. He attends all Council meetings and is responsible for the execution of its decisions, the decisions of Council-appointed boards and committees and oversees the management of all departments.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Chief Administrative Officer of the City,
  • Ensures Council's directives are carried out,
  • Guides the corporation and advises Council in the management of all fiscal, organizational and service challenges,
  • Accountable to Council for the policy direction and service/program delivery of all departments, and
  • Guides the Senior Management Team

Office Location:
1336 Front Street
Dawson City, YT
Phone: (867) 993-7400
Fax:(867)993-7434

Mailing Address:
Box 308
Dawson City, YT  Y0B 1G0

Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

John Skilnyk, Chief Administrative Officer
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Phone: 993-7400 Ext. 402

Heather Favron, Executive Assistant
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Phone: 993-7400 Ext. 428