Knowles to stay on as Carleton Place CAO

Carleton Place Mayor Louis Antonakos welcomes the town’s new chief administrative officer, Mark Jensen, at council’s April 25th meeting.
Posted on: July 5, 2017


The Town of Carleton Place announced on June 28 that Mark Jensen would not be taking over for Paul Knowles in the role of chief administrative officer as planned.

Changes in personal and family circumstances has prevented Jensen from accepting the position. Knowles will remain as CAO while council initiates a new recruitment process.

Council and staff are diligently working to ensure that resources are adjusted to provide proper support for the community’s increased level of growth and to continue succession planning to manage upcoming staff retirements.