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City CAO Announces Commissioner of Corporate Services

Post Date:07/03/2019 9:00 AM

Medicine Hat – Robert Nicolay, Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with the City of Medicine Hat, is pleased to announce a new Commissioner of Corporate Services. Dennis Egert will take on the role effective July 15, 2019.

Egert has been with the City of Medicine Hat since 2014 as General Manager of Finance. A Chartered Professional Accountant, Egert has previous experience in roles such as chief financial officer, controller, and audit manager with local, national and international corporations. He has extensive experience with strategy development and execution, project management, capital planning, investment management, budgeting, forecasting, and risk management.

“Dennis has demonstrated excellent communication and leadership skills, a high level of integrity, and great passion for the community,” said Nicolay. “He has been an integral force behind the City’s Financially Fit for the Future efforts, and will continue to bring a visionary approach to the Corporate Services portfolio.”

As the Commissioner of Corporate Services, Egert’s portfolio will include Corporate Asset Management; Finance; Health, Safety, Environment and Emergency Planning; Human Resources; and Information and Computer Services.

“With a great deal of experience and knowledge behind him, I am confident that Dennis will transition into this new role smoothly,” said Nicolay.

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