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 
Paul Goranson Director of Protective Services
Julia Harvie-Shemko Director of Communications & Strategic Planning 403-342-8147
Tara Lodewyk Director of Planning Services 403-406-8700
Lisa Perkins 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

Protective Services

News & Notices

Notify Red Deer system test this...

December 11, 2018

Residents can expect to receive text, email and phone call alerts on Thursday as The City runs a test of their emergency notification system, Notify Red Deer.

Increase of 1 per cent for exempt City..

December 10, 2018

Exempt staff will see a 1 per cent increase in their salary, effective January 1, 2018, after City Council approved the adjustment at tonight’s City Council meeting.

Toys for Tickets wraps up more than...

December 7, 2018

Nearly 220 toys were collected through the annual Toys for Tickets program this year and delivered to the Red Deer Christmas Bureau.