County of Two Hills Hires New Assistant CAO

by Sonny Rajoo

The County of Two Hills has recently added an Assistant Chief Administrative Officer to its ranks, Jake Battenfelder.

Jake was born and raised outside of Redwater, Alberta and graduated high school in Fort Saskatchewan. Following high school, Battenfelder attended St. Mary’s University in Halifax, earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree majoring in History with a minor in Political Science.

Prior to accepting the position with the County of Two Hills, Jake worked for the County of St. Paul under the Municipal Affairs Internship program, as well as the Tourism Coordinator. He says his term of employment in local government in St.Paul has given him great experience and is positive about his term of employment with our Northern neighbors.

Battenfelder calls Two Hills a very welcoming place, with councillors and staff making him feel an integral part of the community.

Jake says he is looking forward to working with Administration and Staff, the Council, and residents of Two Hills. Married to wife Meghan, the couple have a 9 month old son, Ben.

Welcome Jake and family!

Two Hills Regional Chronicle

Two Hills Regional Chronicle published its first issue in December 2020. It serves the communities of Two Hills and County and surrounding areas.

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