Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Staff

Location: 37 3rd Avenue, PO Box 820
Burns Lake, British Columbia V0J 1E0

Email: inquiries@rdbn.bc.ca
Phone: 250-692-3195 / 1-800-320-3339
Fax: 250-692-3305

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed on Statutory Holidays


Administration Department:  

Curtis Helgesen, Chief Administrative Officer
Cheryl Anderson, Manager of Administrative Services
Wendy Wainwright, Executive Assistant
Geraldine Craven, Administrative Clerk/Receptionist
Deneve Vanderwolf, Regional Transit Coordinator/Planning Technician
Debbie Evans, Agriculture Coordinator

Finance Department:

John Illes, Chief Financial Officer
Laura O’meara, Senior Financial Assistant
Kristi Rensby, Finance/Administration Coordinator
Kim Fields, Accounting Clerk

Economic Development:

Nellie Davis, Regional Economic Development Coordinator
Shari Janzen, Economic Development Assistant / Proposal Writer
Jordanna Evans, Economic Development Assistant / Proposal Writer

Planning Department:

Jason Llewellyn,, Director of Planning
Maria Sandberg,, Planner
Jennifer Macintyre, Planner 1
Deneve Vanderwolf, Regional Transit Coordinator/Planning Technician
June Stratichuk, Development Services Clerk
Eric Rehwald,, GIS Technician

Building Inspection:

Richard Wainwright, Chief Building Inspector
Jason Berlin, Chief Building Inspector
Steve Davis, Building Inspector/Bylaw Enforcement Officer

Environmental Services Department:

Rory McKenzie, Director of Environmental Services
Janette Derksen, Deputy Director of Environmental Services
Charlie Sherwood, Environmental Services Operations Supervisor
Elaine Wiebe, Environmental Services Assistant

Protective Services 

Deborah Jones-Middleton, Director of Protective Services
Rebecca Goertzen, Acting Emergency Services Manager
Jason Blackwell, Regional Fire Chief
Brittany Evans, Protective Services Assistant