Phyllis Forsyth

Phyllis Forsyth

Well rounded, vibrant CAO searching for a new challenge

Phyllis Forsyth


Sylvan Lake, AB

Summer Villages Central Alberta, Clearwater County, Town of Rocky Mountain House


over 20


College Diploma/Certificate

Seven years CAO, 14 years Legislation, Emergency Management and IT, 5 year Finance

CLGM, NACLAA ll, Certificate in Municipal Management and Leadership

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Work Experience

Summer Villages on Sylvan Lake


November 2011 — June 2019

Served as CAO for five Summer Villages with a vibrant team of individuals. Responsible for all aspects of municipal management including finance, development and operations.

Clearwater County

Special Projects Officer / Executive Assistant

March 1999 — November 2011

My time with Clearwater County enabled me to develop skills and to excel at the following responsibilities:
- Emergency Management
- Historical Resource Management
- Communications
- Taxation and Assessment
- Information and Technology Management
- Legislative Clerk to CAO
- Recording Secretary for Council and Committees
- Records Management

Town of Rocky Mountain House

Finance Clerk

May 1990 — December 1998

Responsible for Accounts Payable, Payroll, Accounts Receivable, Utilities, along with Taxation and Assement


University of Alberta


2016 — 2017

Completion of Certificate in Municipal Management and Leadership

University of Alberta


2011 — 2017

Completion of NACLAA ll, receiving CLGM Designation in 2019