Rocky View County Council Makes Annual Appointments

Rocky View County Council held its annual organizational meeting to elect a Reeve and Deputy Reeve and make appointments to positions on a number of boards and committees.

The meeting began with the selection by council of Division 6 Councillor Greg Boehlke as Reeve for a second consecutive term, and Division 4 Councillor Al Schule as Deputy Reeve. Under the County’s system, councillors elect a Reeve and Deputy Reeve each year from their ranks and the Reeve serves as head of council, and chairs council meetings.

Councillor Kim McKylor was elected as Chair of Council’s Policy and Priorities Committee for a second term.

Council also appointed councillors and public members to various boards and committees. The available positions were advertised in advance, and Council reviewed resumes and applications ahead of Tuesday’s vote. The appointments are included, but only represent those positions that became vacant this year, and for which applications were received.

These appointments are from one to four years, and the list of appointees includes:

Internal Committees

  1. Policy and Priorities Committee
    Council Members: All Councillors
    Chair: Kim McKylor
  2. Policy Review Subcommittee
    Council Members: Kevin Hanson, Crystal Kissel, Al Schule, Samanntha Wright
    Chair: To be selected at the first subcommittee meeting
  3. Agriculture Service Board
    Council Members: Daniel Henn, Mark Kamachi, Kim McKylor
    Public Members: Travis Eklund, Leisa Gallelli
    Chair: Daniel Henn
  4. Assessment Review Board
    Public Members: Ken Sawatzky
    Chair: Don Kochan
  5. Family and Community Support Services Board
    Council Members: Mark Kamachi, Kim McKylor
    Public Members: Debbie Maclean
  6. Subdivision & Development Appeal Board / Enforcement Review Committee
    Council Members: Daniel Henn, Kevin Hanson (alternate)
  7. Bragg Creek Fire Smart Committee
    Council Member: Mark Kamachi

External Committees

  1. Calgary Metropolitan Board
    Council Members: Greg Boehlke, Jerry Gautreau (alternate)
  2. Marigold Library Board
    Public Member: Dimitri Dimopoulos

Recreation Districts

  1. Bearspaw/Glendale Recreation District
    Public Members: Suchetna Channan, Kris Reinhardt, Alan Bishop. A public member representing the Bearspaw Glendale Community Association will be appointed at a future date.
  2. Beiseker Recreation District
    Public Member: Donna Hagel
  3. Bow North Recreation District
    Public Members: Chrissy Craig, Jeff Salkeld, Travis Tweit
  4. Chestermere-Conrich Regional Recreation District
    Public Member: Don Deeter. A second public member will be appointed at a future date.
  5. Crossfield Recreation District
    Public Member: Janice Evans
  6. Madden Recreation District
    Public Member: Jaime Clayton
  7. Ranch Lands Recreation District
    Public Members: Pat Cormer, Rick Wickland. A public member representing the Spray Lakes Sawmills Recreation Parks Society will be appointed at a future date.

Note that public members may include residents who are appointed to represent a specific geographic area or community, or to represent a partnering agency in the board or committee.

The updated lists of board and committee members will be posted on the County’s website later in October at under the Government section.

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