Corporate Leadership Team

The City's Corporate Leadership Team (CLT) is made up of department directors and the City Manager.

Corporate Leadership Team Members

NamePositionPhone Number
Craig Curtis City Manager 403-342-8154
Kelly Kloss Director of Development Services 403-342-8162
Sarah Cockerill  Director of Community Services 403-342-8308
Kristy Svoboda Director of Human Resources 403-342-8148 
Lisa Perkins Director of Corporate Transformation
Julia Harvie-Shemko Director of Communications & Strategic Planning 403-342-8147
Tara Lodewyk Director of Planning Services 403-406-8700
Paul Goranson Director of Corporate Services

Purpose of the Corporate Leadership Team

  • To provide leadership to the City Manager and corporation on strategic areas that ensure corporate sustainability;
  • Ensure clear organization direction through providing strategic advice, long-term corporate perspectives, guidance and recommendations to the City Manager;
  • Make decisions on strategic issues.

Corporate Divisions

Organizational Chart

City Manager

Community Services

Corporate Services

Development Services

Planning Services

News & Notices

Power restoration nearing completion

June 23, 2017

Power restoration continued today, with many smaller areas being brought back, leaving approximately 50 residents and businesses without power through the evening. Crews will focus on these remaining areas, and also on making sure all power sources...

Update on the 2019 Canada Winter Games..

June 23, 2017

With the 2019 Canada Winter Games less than two years away, The City of Red Deer provided an update on the capital projects that are underway as we prepare to host the Games.

Update re: power outages across Red Deer

June 23, 2017

Power is back on in Vanier Woods, Glendale and Normandeau with crews working through the night in these three major areas. Approximately half of Riverside Light Industrial was also restored.