Led by the Chief Financial Officer, the Finance & Technology department provides a variety of services including budget and financial services, arts development, asset management, and information technology and geographic information services (GIS).
Financial Services provides financial reporting and internal controls and also provides guidance for the overall financial stability of the organization. This division is in charge of budgeting, the five year financial plan, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, banking, financial reporting and financial statements, contracts, investing and safeguarding financial assets. The division also provides corporate-wide administrative services such as printing and internal interoffice mail.
Information Technology & GIS
The primary goal for Information Technology and GIS Services is to deliver efficient and cost-effective technology solutions that enable the CRD to meet its business and corporate objectives. The IT division accomplishes this through the provision of computer support services to all CRD staff located in 24 operating locations throughout the capital region.
Asset Management provides professional asset and grant management leadership and direction for the organization. This division’s services are scaled to meet individuals program and service requirements, which vary based on size and complexity.
Arts Development manages programs that support both new and ongoing arts activity in the region. This division works with the Arts Commission, composed of elected representatives of the participating municipalities, and an advisory committee that recommends policies to foster and promote the arts in the region.