Regional Economic Development Contacts

Local Government

Regional District of Bulkley- Nechako
Nellie Davis
Regional Economic Development Coordinator
Phone: 250-692-3195 /1-800-320-3339

Town of Smithers
Alan Harris
Chief Administrative Officer
Phone: 250-847-1625                                                Smithers Community Profile

Village of Fraser Lake
Dave Christie
Economic Development Officer
Phone: 250-699-8844
Fraser Lake Community Profile

District of Vanderhoof
Hilary Irvine
Deputy Director of Community Development
Phone: 250-567-4711
Vanderhoof Community Profile

Village of Burns Lake
Lorie Watson 
Economic Development Officer
Phone:  250-692-7587
Burns Lake Community Profile

District of Fort St James
David Schroeter
Economic Development Officer
Phone: 250-996-8233
Fort St James Community Profile

District of Houston
Maureen Czirfusz
Economic Development Officer
Phone: 250-845-7640
Houston Community Profile

Village of Granisle
Sharon Smith
Chief Administrative Officer
Phone: 250-697-2428
Granisle Community Profile

Village of Telkwa
Debbie Joujan 
Chief Administrative Officer
Phone: 250-846-5212
Telkwa Community Profile


Community Futures

Community Futures Stuart-Nechako
Serves Fraser Lake, Fort St James, and Vanderhoof
Graham Stanley
General Manager
Phone: 250-567-5219
Community Futures Nadina
Serves Smithers, Telkwa, Granisle, Houston, Burns Lake
Kim Martinsen
General Manager
Phone: 250-845-2522


Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Brad McRobert                                                                         Marc von der Gonna
Regional Manager - Bulkley Nechako                                    Regional Manager - North Coast
Regional Economic Operations Branch                                Regional Economic Operations Branch