James Thompson, former Deputy Clerk is the new Clerk for the Township of South Frontenac. Mr. Thompson has 15 years of municipal experience in public administration and public policy, parliamentary procedures, legislative and regulatory matters, and bylaw enforcement.
He worked for the City of Kingston in the Clerk’s Department, as well as Planning, and Building and Enforcement Services before joining South Frontenac Township as Deputy Clerk in 2022.
“We are very excited to have James step into this role,” says Chief Administrative Officer Louise Fragnito. “His experience and fresh perspective will help us continue to move forward with key priorities and managing growing demands for South Frontenac.”
“Council was very pleased with James’ appointment as Clerk,” says Mayor Ron Vandewal. “He has been a huge asset to the Township and has developed strong working relationships with Council. We look forward to continuing to work with him on Township business.”
“I’m very grateful for this opportunity,” says Mr. Thompson. “South Frontenac is well-positioned to continue to grow and I look forward to working alongside Township Council and staff as Township Clerk.”