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

Community invited to join Fire ...

July 25, 2017

Deer Emergency Services is inviting the community to join the celebration for the official opening of the new Fire Station #3 in Lancaster on Wednesday.

City releases preliminary shelter...

July 24, 2017

A preliminary report on a standalone shelter will be released early by The City of Red Deer after the Province of Alberta announced potential funding for the planning and development of temporary shelter services last week.

Intersection automated traffic...

July 24, 2017

Full implementation of automated traffic enforcement at select intersections in Red Deer will be delayed after City Council decided to modify the timeframe from August 11 to November 1, 2017 to start issuing violation tickets.