Trillium head tops sunshine list
|By Mark Arike - Staff Writer | April 12, 2018
There are many familiar names from Haliburton County on the 2017 Sunshine List, meaning they earned $100,000 or more.
Sixteen Haliburton Highlands Health Services employees made the list. The organization’s CEO, Carolyn Plummer, was the top earner at $191,301.23. Nine County of Haliburton employees are there, including CAO Mike Rutter at $160,942.74. The highest paid lower-tier staff were Algonquin Highlands CAO Angie Bird at $129,575.22, Dysart CAO Tamara Wilbee at $116,086.40 and Highlands East CAO Shannon Hunter at $116,530.
A total of 156 Trillium Lakelands District School Board employees hit the magic number. Larry Hope, director of education, earned $301,874.80. Sandra Dupret, dean and principal of the Haliburton School of Art and Design, was paid $133,033.36. The list also included 11 staff at the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit. Lynn Noseworthy, medical officer of health, made the most at $292,713.75.
Other big earners included three employees at the local branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association and 21 at the KawarthaHaliburton Children’s Aid Society. For the full list, visit ontario.ca/page/ public-sector-salary-disclosure-2017-allsectors-and-seconded-employees.
MARK ARIKE is a reporter for The Highlander.