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.
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.
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