Jim McQueen explores what municipal finance professionals can do to develop a satisfying career in local government. Jim talks about building your skills, being a leader, the importance of networking, and making your own succession plan. Jim had a rewarding career in finance and administration for several municipalities including Wellington County, Pickering, Halton and Cambridge. He retired from the Town of Milton after serving there for 21 years as Director of Corporate Services and Treasurer. In recent years, Jim has been an educator, trainer, mentor and consultant on a part time basis concentrating on matters related to municipal finance and administration.