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Rob Adams

Rob is a passionate and innovative leader who uses outside-the-box thinking to leverage success. With over 25 years of municipal experience, he is an accomplished leader.

Rob is a unique CAO, having served 3 terms as Mayor of Orangeville and 4 terms as Warden of Dufferin County. Rob has an Honours BA in Political Science, a Master’s Degree in Local Government from Western University and an IVEY/AMCTO Executive Municipal Leadership Diploma

Along with being an accomplished municipal leader, Rob is a proven business executive who successful served as VP of Operations for Canada’s largest digital signage software company with global operations. His inspirational style of leadership motivated his team to achieved the Profit 100 Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies rankings 2 years in a row.

Rob is currently the Chief Administrative Officer for the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville, in York Region. Stouffville is one of the premier communities in the Greater Toronto Area with a current population of 55,000 people and is the 2nd fastest growing in Ontario. The municipality employs some 450 people and has an operating and capital budget of over $65 million.