Marc became the City Manager for the City of Moncton in April 2017. Prior to accepting this position, Marc was the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the Town of Beaumont, Alberta since January 2008. Beaumont is located in the Edmonton Capital Region and is the 7th fastest growing community in Canada. Prior to moving to Alberta, Marc was the CAO of the Town of Bouctouche, New Brunswick for 5 1⁄2 years. Upon commencing in that role, he was recognized as the youngest person to occupy a CAO position in Canada.
Marc holds an MBA from the University of Moncton and completed the Seniors Executive Institute Program at the University of Virginia. He was selected as one of 230 Canadians to participate in the Governor General’s Leadership Program, and he successfully completed the International City Managers (ICMA) Leadership Program. Marc is also currently on the ICMA Board of Directors as one of the International Vice-Presidents.
Marc has been involved in extensive international work. He assisted communities in Louisiana following hurricanes Katrina and Rita, as well as others in South Africa, Mozambique and Swaziland. Marc is currently collaborating with several communities in Cambodia on capacity building under FCM International. In addition, the Town of Beaumont has received an award of excellence for its outstanding international work.