Tim Dobbie, Associate

Tim Dobbie has joined Promeus as an Associate, and provides his expertise and knowledge to searches in the Municipal Sector.

Most recently, Tim was the City Manager of the City of Burlington for the past eleven years prior to his retirement in June 2007. Tim joined the City of Burlington in 1974, and held a number of increasingly senior positions, including senior management roles in Engineering, Planning and Development, as well as Community Services, including Parks and Recreation, Transit, Public Works and Fire.

In addition to his involvement with Promeus, and his own consulting firm (Tim L. Dobbie Consulting Ltd.) in the area of municipal management and organization, Tim is an active volunteer. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Burlington-Hamilton United Way, where he was Past President from 2002 – 2003, and the Hamilton-Burlington YMCA. He also served as a Board member for the Institute of Public Administrators of Ontario, President of the Ontario Municipal Administrators’ Association (OMAA), as well as a former Board member of Burlington Hydro. Tim is a graduate of Civil Engineering from McMaster University.