Meet The Council

Mayor Jim Wood

Jim Wood - Mayor


Email: mayor@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.773.2215
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:

  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)
  • Audit Committee - Chair
  • Emergency Management Committee – Chair
  • Central Alberta Economic Partnership (CAEP)
  • Director, CAAMDC
  • Bowden, Innisfail and Penhold Intermunicipal Development Plan Committees
  • Central Waste Management Commission (CWMC) – Alternate
  • Red Deer River Watershed Alliance (RDRWA) - Alternate
  • South Red Deer Regional Wastewater Commission – Alternate
  • Sylvan Lake Regional Wastewater and Water Commissions – Alternate
Philip Massier

Philip Massier
Councillor, Division 1


Email: pmassier@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.749.2956
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) - Chair
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Agricultural Services Board (ASB) - Vice Chair
  • Alternative Land Use Services (ALUS) Partnership Advisory Committee - Alternate
  • Central Alberta Regional Trails Society (CARTS)
  • Central Alberta Regional Waste Management Commission (CARWMC)
  • Innisfail Municipal Seed Clean Plant
  • Lacombe County – CN Rail Community Advisory Committee
  • Three Hills RCMP Detachment Community Action Committee
Jean Bota

Jean Bota
Councillor, Division 2


Email: jbota@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.396.4408
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) 
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Agricultural Services Board (ASB) - Chair
  • Alternative Land Use Services (ALUS) Partnership Advisory Committee
  • Penhold Intermunicipal Development Plan Committee
  • RCMP Blackfalds Detachment Police Advisory Committee
  • Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services (FCSS)
  • Red Deer River Municipal Users Group (RDRMUG)
  • Red Deer River Watershed Alliance (RDRWA)
Don Church

Don Church
Councillor, Division 3


Email: dchurch@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.340.2092
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Deputy Mayor - March 2017 to October 2017
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Bowden, Innisfail and Penhold Intermunicipal Development Plan Committees
  • Innisfail and District Chamber of Commerce
  • Parkland Regional Library Board
  • Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services (FCSS)
Connie Huelsman

Connie Huelsman
Councillor, Division 4


Email: chuelsman@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.224.3037
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) - Vice-Chair
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Bowden and Innisfail Intermunicipal Development Plan Committees
  • Central Waste Management Commission (CWMC)
  • Parkland Foundation Board
  • South Red Deer Regional Wastewater Commission (SRDRWC)
Richard Lorenz

Richard Lorenz - Deputy Mayor
Councillor, Division 5


Email: rlorenz@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.728.3285
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Innisfail Municipal Seed Cleaning Plant
  • Sylvan Lake Management Committee
  • Sylvan Lake Intermunicipal Development Plan Committee
  • Sylvan Lake Regional Wastewater and Water Commissions (SLRWC)
  • Sylvan Lake Urgent Care Facility Committee
  • Town of Sylvan Lake Multiplex Redevelopment Task Force
  • Westerner Park
Christine Moore

Christine Moore
Councillor, Division 6


Email: cmoore@rdcounty.ca
Tel: 403.314.4084
County Office: 403.350.2152

Board and Committee Membership:
  • Deputy Mayor, July 2016 to February 2017
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)
  • Audit Committee
  • Emergency Management Committee
  • Agricultural Services Board (ASB)
  • Central Alberta Regional Waste Management Commission (CARWMC)
  • RCMP Blackfalds Detachment Police Advisory Committee - Alternate
  • Red Deer Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
  • Sylvan Lake Intermunicipal Development Plan Committee