Town Manager Kerry Lafleur is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Ansaldi to the position of Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Ansaldi brings to the position over two decades of experience in local government, finance, and operations management. His professional experience includes overseeing municipal budgets, capital projects, collective bargaining agreements, significant grant funding, and auditing. In his most recent role as the Town Administrator for the Town of Littleton, he revamped the town’s $64 million operating and capital budget process.
“We had a strong response to our posting and interviewed a terrific field of candidates,” said Town Manager Kerry Lafleur, “Anthony stood out for his breadth of experience and versatility which touches on all aspects of the CFO position and will be an asset to the finance team and the Concord community.”
Mr. Ansaldi holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Graduate Certificate in Local Government and Leadership and Management from Suffolk University’s Sawyer Business School. He is a Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) and a member of the MMA (Massachusetts Municipal Association) and the ICMA (International City Managers Association). He is also a Governor Appointee to the Joint Labor-Management Committee.
The Chief Financial Officer also serves as the Town’s appointed Treasurer-Collector, one of only two Town Manager appointments which must also be confirmed by the Select Board. The Select Board confirmed the appointment at their meeting on Tuesday, October 10, 2023. At the meeting, Mr. Ansaldi expressed his appreciation to the Select Board and commented, “I look forward to working with the Select Board, Town Manager, staff and the residents of Concord.”
Mr. Ansaldi is expected to start in the position on Monday, Oct. 16, 2023.