Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee (EDTAC)

Economic Development and Tourism works with an advisory committee (EDTAC) to obtain direction and guidance. The page includes meeting agendas, meeting notes, corporate and department strategies related to Economic Development and Tourism along with documents related to the formation of this Committee.

Purpose

The purpose of the Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee is to consider and recommend actions and propose policies that are in alignment with the Economy pillar of sustainability as set out in Council’s Strategic Plan, Economic Priority Areas and Strategic Goals as identified by Council and within the parameters set out by Council. 

In keeping with the above, the Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee shall assist Administration and Council with the implementation of the strategic objectives related to Economic Development and Tourism. 

Citizen members

Name Status Term Term Expiry
Michael Dowler Voting Regular 1st Term December 31, 2018
Olaf Brian Fjeldheim Voting Regular 1st Term December 31, 2018
Norm Greenwood Voting Regular 1st Term December 31, 2018
Jerry Keller, Vice-Chair Voting Regular 2nd Term December 31, 2019
Ken Lesniak, Chair Voting Regular 2nd Term December 31, 2019
Liza Mae Nandlall Voting Regular 1st Term December 31, 2019
Vincent O'Brien Voting Regular 1st Term December 31, 2018
Dave Quest Voting Regular 2nd Term December 31, 2019

There is also one member appointed from the Sherwood Park and District Chamber of Commerce.

Elected official members

Name Status Term Expiry*
Councillor Bill Tonita Regular Non-voting December 31, 2019
Councillor Robert Parks Alternate Non-voting December 31, 2019

*The terms of the Elected Official members will commence on January 1, 2018 and will expire on the dates listed above, or upon such person ceasing to be an Elected official.

The Mayor is an ex-officio and non-voting members of the Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee pursuant to Strathcona County .

Meeting Schedule

Date, Time, Place Agenda
May 17, 2018, 5 p.m., County Community Centre - CC1 See below

Members of the public are welcome to attend any of the above listed meetings to observe the meeting and discussion carried out by the Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee.  However, members of the public may only participate in a meeting of and make representations to the Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee in accordance with the Boards and Committees Bylaw.

 Agendas

Meeting minutes

Orientation package

Presentations

Last updated: Thursday, September 13, 2018
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