Economic Development Committee

The Town of Peace River has collaborated with the Peace River Chamber of Commerce to establish a new Economic Development Committee (EDC). The EDC will assist Town of Peace River staff and Council in supporting, enhancing, and promoting business and economic activity within Peace River. The Committee’s role is to plan and undertake economic development initiatives, to advise and support Peace River Council on matters relating to the local economy and business community, and to act as a liaison between Council and the business community.

Committee Membership

The EDC membership includes up to seven voting members, including one member of Town Council, one member of Town Staff, one member from the Peace River & District Chamber of Commerce and four members-at-large.

Current Members:

Shelly Shannon, Councillor – Town of Peace River

Tanya Bell, Director of Community Services – Town of Peace River

Layne Gardner, Peace River & District Chamber Representative

Benji Giesbrecht, Member-at-large

Carmen Gauvreau, Member-at-large

Brandon Dous, Member-at-large

Gayle Walton, Member-at-large

Related Documents

View EDC Terms of Reference

View Application Form