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

Open call for musicians, storytellers...

November 15, 2018

The City of Red Deer is holding an open call for musical acts, performers and storytellers to provide entertainment in City Hall Park and other downtown locations during the 2019 Canada Winter Games, February 15 to March 2, 2019.

City Council hears from public on...

November 13, 2018

City Council heard from approximately 29 citizens at a public hearing about a land use bylaw amendment for a proposed future supervised consumption services site at 5233 54 Avenue, near the existing Safe Harbour site.

City and CUPE, Local 417 reach agreement

November 13, 2018

City Council ratified a new three-year collective agreement with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 417, at its November 13, 2018 meeting.