Mr Laidlaw recently retired as the (interim) CAO of the District of Saanich. Prior to that he was the City Manager for the City of Campbell River. He also worked at the City of Nanaimo for 35 years in various positions including General Manager Operations and Director, Parks, Recreation and Culture.
Mr Laidlaw brings an extensive knowledge of City Operations including Protective Services, Emergency Management. Public Works and Parks and Recreation services.