Biographies of Senior Leadership

Linda Glenday web2

Linda Glenday, Chief Administrative Officer

Linda has been a member of the senior leadership team at the District of Squamish since 2007 and has managed a variety of municipal portfolios including Human Resources, Development Services, Public Works, Recreation, Real Estate and the District’s protective services branch - Fire Rescue, Emergency Management and the RCMP. Over eight years, Linda has gained valuable insight into all corners of the organization and has been part of large-scale negotiations and policy developments. Linda’s leadership style, experience in both the public and private sectors, and her keen ability to seek out creative solutions in pursuit of innovation, efficiency and excellence led to her successful appointment as CAO in November 2015.

Prior to joining the District of Squamish, Linda gained invaluable leadership experience in the private sector in roles such as Corporate Trainer for Whistler Blackcomb (Intrawest) and Regional Director of Human Resources for ResortQuest. Linda holds an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from Royal Roads University. When not working, Linda can be found pursuing her other passions; skiing and mountain biking with her husband. 



Robin Arthurs, General Manager of Corporate Services

Robin has an extensive career in local government spanning nearly 30 years, working with Surrey and Langley before coming to Squamish in 1999.  During her time at the District, Robin has held various leadership roles in the legislative area including Confidential Secretary, Deputy Clerk, and Director of Administrative Services. In 2010 she was promoted to General Manager of Corporate Services where she has led a comprehensive portfolio: Legislative Services, Real Estate Services, Information Technology, Communications, Bylaw & Animal Control, Squamish Fire Rescue and the Squamish Emergency Program.

In addition to her incredible local government legislation knowledge, Robin brings strategic thinking and a view to continual improvement to the organization. She is an invaluable leader in our organization dedicated to the success of the District and is excited to take on a new portfolio as we move forward.  Robin has achieved her CMC (Certified Municipal Clerk) designation from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks, Local Government Management certification holds an Associate in Criminology, and completed an HR Management certificate program at BCIT. When not at work, Robin can be found with her family and hiking and walking her beloved dogs around Squamish.