Kathy Lessard is the Consent Official/Secretary Treasurer of the Committee of Adjustment for the City of Greater Sudbury. After graduating from the Law Clerk program at Cambrian College she attended the Law and Justice program at Laurentian University. She was the Law Clerk for the former Regional Municipality of Sudbury in 1992, focusing on Planning and real estate, and was involved with the transition to the new City of Greater Sudbury following amalgamation in 2000. She started work in the Planning Department in 2006 as the Subdivision/Site Plan Control Officer and became the Consent Official/Secretary Treasurer of the Committee of Adjustment in 2010. She has also completed the Primer on Planning.