Profile In the early 1970s, Thom Mowry began his municipal career
as a Law Clerk in the Legal Department of the former City of
Sudbury. In 1982 he left the City to become the Deputy
Town Clerk of Whitchurch-Stouffville, returning to the City of
Sudbury in December, 1984 to take up the position of
Manager of Administration and Deputy City Clerk.
In November, 1994 Thom was appointed City Clerk for the
City of Sudbury, a position he held until the year 2000 when
he was appointed Returning Officer by the Transition Board
of the new City of Greater Sudbury. He was then appointed
City Clerk for the City of Greater Sudbury. In July, 2005
Since retiring Thom has conducted a Governance Review
for the Council of the City of Greater Sudbury and appeared
before the Ontario Municipal Board as the City’s sole
witness in support of the City’s ward boundaries application.
He has also worked for both Elections Canada and Elections
Ontario and as a contract employee of Elections Systems
Thom is a graduate of Trent University (Peterborough) and
Cambrian College (Sudbury).