Municipality of Wawa hires new CAO/Treasurer

Mayor Rody congratulating Maury O’Neill on her new position in Council Chambers.

Mayor and Council of the Municipality of Wawa are pleased to announce that Ms. Maury O’Neill has been hired as the Chief Administrative Officer-Treasurer effective March 4, 2019.

Ms. O’Neill brings 25 years of experience in economic development, municipal administration and planning. She has headed the EDC of Wawa for 15 years and prior to that was employed as the CAO and Director of Planning and Development for the Municipality. Maury holds a Masters in Planning from Queen’s University, Bachelor of Arts from Laurentian University and holds several certificates related to Municipal Management.

“Maury brings a wealth of experience and skill to the position”, said Mayor Rody, “Municipal Council is very pleased to have her join the Municipality of Wawa as CAO. Her background, knowledge, leadership style and commitment to the community will complement our existing team of dedicated municipal staff.”

”I am very grateful for the opportunity to serve Municipal Council and the community of Wawa. To say I am excited would be an understatement, and I look forward to leading and inspiring municipal staff and community residents towards a shared future vision for Wawa,” stated Maury O’Neill, “There are so many organizations, businesses and residents for the betterment of our town and with the strong support of Mayor and Council, I can’t wait to join the municipal staff team to move priority projects forward.”

Mayor and Council ask staff and residents to join them in extending a heartfelt welcome to Ms. O’Neill as she begins her second journey with the Municipality of Wawa.




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  1. Congratulations Maury. Best news Wawa’s had in a long time. Very refreshing! I know the community will be well served by your appointment.Wishing you the very best at your new position.

    Eric & Maryanne Mitrikas

  2. Wonderful news Maury. Congratulations! Our community will be the better as a result of your appointment.
    I look forward to all that I know you will accomplish in the coming years.

  3. Congratulations well deserved. Wawa will be well served going forward.

  4. Congratulations Maury !! All the best to you in your new job as CAO. Irene and I are very excited for you.

  5. Congratulations Maury. a long time coming but so well deserved. here’s wishing you great success in your new position.

  6. John and Kaireen Morrison

    Amazingly good news!! Wonderful to know that Maury will be in charge. She has proved over the years to be a caring, thoughtful, and perceptive person who will be interested in doing what’s best for the community of Wawa and its residents.

  7. Just read that Maury has been appointed CAO for the great Town of Wawa. As a former Mayor and someone who cares about Wawa and it’s future, I believe Town Council has made a very good choice. Congratulations Maury and I’m confident you will perform your new duties very well. Rod Morrison, Cobourg, Ontario.