ARMAA would like to welcome their new members for 2017:
Shadia Amblie – Lac La Biche County
Shadia is the CAO for Lac La Biche County and has 7 years experience in Municipal Administration. Shadia has her Bachelor of Human Resources and Labour Relations.
Susan Babyn – County of Minburn
Susan is the Director of Finance and Administration for the County of Minburn. She has worked in Municipal Administration for 20 yeas, is a member of LGAA and GFOA and has her Bachelor of Commerce Degree.
Trevor Duley – Sturgeon County
Trevor is the General Manager of Integrated Growth for Sturgeon County and has 5 and a half years experience in Municipal Administration. Trevor has his BA in Political Science, NACLAA, Levels 1 & 2, a Certificate in Municipal Management & Leadership and is currently working on his Masters in Public Administration.
Wayne Franklin – Thorhild County
Wayne is the CAO for Thorhild County, he has his Masters in Civil Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering and a Bachelor of Science. Wayne has worked in Provincial and Municipal Government for over 30 years.
Jeff Holmes – Mountain View County
Jeff is the Director of Legislative, Community and Agricultural Services for Mountain View County and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 17 years. Jeff has an Ag. Diploma, NACLAA accreditation and an Advanced Certificate in General Management.
Cary Merritt – Saddle Hills County
Cary is the Director of Corporate Services for Saddle Hills County and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 8 years. He received honors in Accounting, from Algonquin College and has his 4th level CGA.
Debbie Oyarzun – County of Barrhead
Debbie is the CAO for the County of Barrhead and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 5 years. She has her certificate in the Management Development Program and Leadership Development Program. Debbie has previously worked for the Provincial and Federal Governments.
Ryan Payne – M.D. of Foothills No. 31
Ryan is the Director of Community Services for the M.D. of Foothills and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 11 years. He has a BA in Urban and Regional Studies, is a Registered Professional Planner, CLGM, NACLLA level 2 and is working on Urban Design Certification.
Len Racher – Mackenzie County
Len is the CAO for Mackenzie County and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 13 years. He has worked in the Public Works and Transportation Departments for several rural municipalities.
Peter Tarnawsky – Sturgeon County
Peter is the CAO of Sturgeon County and has been involved in Municipal Administration for 14 years. He has his MBA and Bachelor of Commerce.