Regional district's new financial officer comes with experience - InfoNews

Current Conditions


Regional district's new financial officer comes with experience

Maureen Hayter joins the regional district as Manager of Finance, the regional district announced today, March 8, 2017.
Image Credit: Photo Contributed
March 08, 2017 - 12:24 PM

PENTICTON  - The regional district’s new financial officer brings a wealth of experience to the regional government of the South Okanagan and Similkameen.

Maureen Hayter has been appointed Manager of Finance, the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen announced today, March 8, in a news release.

Hayter brings 15 years’ experience in local government finance and public sector accounting to the regional district. Her most recent position was Director of Finance for Okanagan Skaha School District 67, a position she has held for the past six years.

Prior to that, Hayter was Deputy Treasurer at the City of Penticton. She also held management and supervisory positions at the City of Yellowknife and in the private sector.

“We sincerely welcome Maureen to the RDOS and believe with her level of experience and local knowledge she will be able to jump right into the role of assisting the board and staff with all finance department initiatives,” said Chief Administrative Officer Bill Newell, who also noted Hayter holds a local government administrative certificate in addition to being an accredited Certified Professional Accountant.

Hayter joins the regional district on May 2.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad or call 250-488-3065 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2017
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular vernon News
  • Comments
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile