Town Administration

The Town of Caledon, under the direction of Mayor and Council, is made up of a proud team of dedicated, professional staff. Led by the Chief Administrative Officer and a senior leadership team, the Town delivers services through several departments. For more information contact Service Caledon or view our directory.

On September 19, 2023, the Town of Caledon announced changes that will streamline the government from 11 departments to six, each led by a Commissioner or Chief. Consolidating departments will prepare the Town to become a leading single-tier municipality that delivers efficient, innovative services. To learn about the revised structure of the Town of Caledon’s departments, view the updated organization chart.

 Office of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Leading a team of exceptional employees, Caledon's Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Nathan Hyde serves as the most senior employee of the organization and is responsible to Town Council for the effective and efficient operation of the town. All departments report to the CAO.

The CAO also represents the municipality on matters involving the Province of Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Region of Peel, and other intergovernmental affairs. 


Fire and Emergency Services

Dave Forfar, Acting Fire Chief 

  • Administration, Fire
  • Fire Operations
  • Fire Prevention & Public Education

Brian Baird, Director

  • Road and Fleet Operations
  • Park Operations
  • Crossing Guards
Corporate Strategy & Innovation


  • IT Operations
  • Project Management Office
  • Energy and Environment
Corporate Services

Director and Town Clerk

  • Legal & Court Services
  • Records & Information Services
  • Council & Committee Services
  • Mayor & Council Office
  • Animal Services

Chief Planner/Director

  • Zoning & Client Services
  • Development & Design
  • Strategic Policy Planning
  • Parks and Natural Heritage
People Services

Tracey McKenna, Director

  • Human Resources
  • Payroll
Engineering Services

Andrew Pearce, Director

  • Engineering Services
  • Transportation Engineering 
  • Development Engineering
  • Development Inspections
Community Services

Catherine McLean, Director

  • Customer Service
  • Communications
  • Community and Cultural Development
  • Economic Development
  • Facilities
  • Recreation

David Sutton, Director, Chief Financial Officer

  • Purchasing & Risk
  • Finance
  • Asset Management
Building & Municipal Law Enforcement Services

John DeCourcy, Acting Director, Building and Municipal Law Enforcement Services

  • Building Services
  • Municipal Law Enforcement