The Board advises Sturgeon County Council on strategic goal implementation related to economic development, marketing and promotion, investment attraction, retention and expansion of existing businesses and other development opportunities which could advance Sturgeon County as a jurisdiction to start and grow a business.
Board members review and make recommendations relative to economic development initiatives and strategies identified and/or referred by Council to the board. The Board relays pertinent information about economic development to Council and Administration and provides support to Sturgeon County Economic Development initiatives as requested by Council or Administration.
Board membership is comprised of up to ten (10) public members from various backgrounds related to economic development and up to two (2) Sturgeon County Council members. Diversity of Board members is encouraged. The Economic Development Advisory Board reports to Council annually regarding economic development initiatives and Board activities. Biographies of current Sturgeon County Economic Development Advisory Board members are provided below.